Live Stream: Amy Cherrix Launches Animal Architects in conversation with Stacy McAnulty

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Image for Virtual Launch Event with Amy Cherrix in conversation with Stacy McAnulty. Tuesday, September 14, 6 PM ET. Image shows photos of authors and the cover of the book ANIMAL ARCHITECTS

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This fascinating nonfiction picture book about animal construction projects will captivate young scientists and naturalists--and have them looking for more in their own backyards!

Did you know the natural world is a construction zone? All over Earth, on land and at sea, animals are building the most amazing things. From tricky trapdoors to undersea cities to palaces of pebbles and more, come see the incredible creations of animal architects.

Amy Cherrix works as the children's book buyer here at Malaprop's, and squeezes in writing time whenever she can. Her books include the nonfiction In the Shadow of the MoonBackyard BearsEye of the Storm, and Animal Architects. She earned a master's degree in children's literature from Simmons University. If she isn't writing or scouring the internet for late-breaking science news, you can find her on Instagram @AmyCherrix.

Stacy McAnulty is the author of over thirty books for children, notably the nonfiction picture book series Our Universe, which includes titles, Earth! My First 4.54 Billion YearsMars! Earthlings Welcome, and Moon! Earth's Best Friend, among others. She's also the author of picture books A Small KindnessBeautifulBrave, and Love, and she writes books for middle grade readers including The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl, and Millionaires for the Month. Stacy lives in North Carolina with her family and as many dogs as she can sneak in the house.

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Animal Architects (Amazing Animals) Cover Image
By Amy Cherrix, Chris Sasaki (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781534456259
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beach Lane Books - September 7th, 2021

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By Stacy McAnulty, Matthew Rivera (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250304049
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - August 31st, 2021

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Backyard Bears: Conservation, Habitat Changes, and the Rise of Urban Wildlife (Scientists in the Field Series) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781328858689
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - October 23rd, 2018

Eye of the Storm: NASA, Drones, and the Race to Crack the Hurricane Code (Scientists in the Field Series) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544411654
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - April 25th, 2017

SKU: x672389