The Resource A hollow is a home, Abbie Mitchell ; illustrated by Astred Hicks

A hollow is a home, Abbie Mitchell ; illustrated by Astred Hicks

Label
A hollow is a home
Title
A hollow is a home
Statement of responsibility
Abbie Mitchell ; illustrated by Astred Hicks
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Do you know what a tree hollow is? To you and me, a tree hollow is just a hole, cavity or tunnel in a tree or branch. But to an animal that hollow may be a bedroom, hiding place, nursery or shelter. It is the ultimate tree house! Come and take a peek inside the amazing world of tree hollows and discover more than 340 species of incredible Australian animals that call hollows home. With colour photos of glorious gliders, darting dunnarts, minute microbats and many more, this book is full of fun facts about animals that use tree hollows as places for resting, nesting or hiding. Find out how hollows are created, why they are threatened, and meet scientists who spend their time hollow-hunting. There are also plenty of tips on how you can spot hollows yourself, help to protect the environment and encourage habitat for hollow-dependent animals
Writing style
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2020.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10807908
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Abbie
Dewey number
591.5640994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hicks, Astred
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tree cavities
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Animal ecology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A hollow is a home, Abbie Mitchell ; illustrated by Astred Hicks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9781486308057
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
A hollow is a home, Abbie Mitchell ; illustrated by Astred Hicks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9781486308057
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print

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