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Books with title Orangutans

  • Orangutans

    Janet Riehecky

    language (Capstone Press, Dec. 21, 2015)
    What’s that red-haired animal swinging through the rain forest’s trees seemingly without a care in the world? It’s an orangutan! Aside from all that red hair, these beautiful beasts look almost human, but they’re a lot stronger. Learn more about these colorful animals, including how they live, how clever they are, how they’re dealing with a shrinking habitat, and what you can do to help.
  • Orangutangled

    Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen, Aaron Zenz

    eBook (Two Lions, Feb. 11, 2014)
    Two orangutans jump for some yummy, juicy mangoes and the next thing they know, Thump! Bump! Crash!—they fall into a gooey, gummy mess and start rolling through the jungle, completely oranguTANGLED! Soon they are passing by a nosy boar, and then he’s quickly swept up, not to mention the frog, the yak…and even a tiger. How will they ever get untangled? Bursting with fun, the bold illustrations and rhyming text filled with sound words make this the perfect read-aloud story for little ones.
  • Orangutans

    Mara Grunbaum

    Paperback (Children's Press, Feb. 1, 2018)
    Did you know that orangutans are the only great apes that live outside of Africa or that they are the only great apes that dwell almost exclusively in trees? These amazing apes are also at risk due to habitat loss. Learn fascinating facts like these and more, all in the pages of this book!
  • Orangutans

    Franice Stirling, Kuyler Lang

    language (, July 15, 2014)
    Learn about orangutans in this book illustrated with artwork by Kuyler Lang. Originally written for English language learners, there are activities included to further develop literacy skills.
  • Orangutan

    Caroline Arnold, Richard Hewett

    language (StarWalk Kids Media, Nov. 22, 2013)
    This engaging photo essay offers a lively view of the day-to-day life and behavior of this magnificent red ape, both in captivity and in the wild. It also examines the unique physical characteristics that have helped the orang adapt to its treetop existence. Filled with forty endearing photographs, Orangutan is a delightful introduction to this nimble inhabitant of the tropical rainforests.
  • Orangutans

    Joanne Mattern

    Paperback (Capstone Press, Feb. 1, 2010)
    Orangutans swing through rain forest trees. Learn all about these clever apes and their habitats in Orangutans.
  • Orangutans

    Megan Borgert-Spaniol

    Library Binding (Blastoff Reader, Aug. 1, 2013)
    Orangutans spend much of their time in quiet solitude. That is, unless they've just given birth. Babies spend several years with their mother, clinging to her back as she swings from branch to branch in search of food. Learn more about the orangutan's treetop life in this fact-filled title.
  • Orangutans

    Deborah Dennard

    Paperback (Cooper Square Publishing Llc, March 1, 2003)
    Our well-respected and long-running Our Wild World series takes on primates! In these four new titles, kids will learn what makes each of these unique animals so special. Each begins with a brief section on what makes a primate a primate, including taking a close look at their opposable thumbs and toes. Detailed information on habitat, diet, breeding, babies, socialization, dangers, and life cycles is included, highlighted by full-color photos and Fun Facts throughout. Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Monkeys, and Orangutans each provides an exciting opportunity to understand the fascinating lives of these primates. For research or enjoyment, young readers will turn to these kid-friendly books again and again.
  • Orangutans

    Patricia Miller-Schroeder

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Dec. 1, 2003)
    Describes the physical characteristics, classification, behavior, habitat, and endangered status of orangutans.
  • Orangutans

    Victoria Blakemore

    Hardcover (Victoria Blakemore, Dec. 10, 2017)
    An interesting and informative look into the life and behavior of orangutans for young readers.This book covers the physical characteristics, habitat, family life, behavior, and conservation of orangutans.
  • Orangutans

    Nicki Clausen-Grace

    Paperback (Black Rabbit Books, Aug. 7, 2018)
    Diagrams, graphs, and fun text help readers explore the lives of great white sharks and their place in the wild animal kingdom. Take readers beyond the zoo and into the habitats of the world's most intriguing animals. Diagrams, graphs, and other infographics give readers visual literacy practice while also digging into the animals' appearances, daily lives, and homes. This hi/lo series is perfect for cause/effect studies and understanding craft and structure. It truly is a wild animal kingdom out there.
  • Orangutan

    Anita Ganeri

    Paperback (Heinemann, Sept. 1, 2010)
    Orangutans may not be very tall, but their arm span can reach up to seven feet! Learn how this feature helps these colorful hairy mammals in their daily life in the rain forest as they live and move among the trees. This day in the life title also discusses the orangutan's hunting, foraging, eating, and sleeping habits.