Coquillard Science Resources


Animals


Turtles

 Robyn's Turtle Page-Information about keeping turtles as pets
 Sea Turtles - Information about sea turtles.

Books available at Coquillard Library:

Nonfiction

597.8 Bur
Frogs, Toads, and Turtles by Diane L. Burns

597.8 Hun
Let’s Look at Reptiles by Harriet E. Huntington

597.9 Dal
Child’s Book of Snakes, Lizards, and Other by Kathleen N. Daly

597.92 Cra
Turtles by Janet Craig

597.92 Mar
Sturdy Turtles by Kathleen Martin-James

597.92 Mor
Tortoises and Turtles by Sally Morgan

597.92 Tru
Turtles by Trudi Strain Trueit

639.392 Han
Turtles by Ann Larkin Hansen

 
Easy Books

E Ber
The Tortoise and the Hare Race Again by Dan Bernstein

Summary: Tired of being a celebrity, the tortoise challenges the hare to race again, this time with the intention of losing.

E Bou
Franklin books by Paulette Bourgeois
Summary: Franklin the Turtle series.

E Had
Tricky Tortoise by Mwenye Hadithi

Summary: Tortoise shows his anger after being stepped on by Elephant 322 times. He bets Elephant he can jump over his "tiny" head. With help from his brother, Tortoise teaches Elephant a lesson in courtesy.

E Mur
Tuttle’s Shell by Sal Murdocca
Summary: When Tuttle the turtle loses his shell, his animal friends help him trick Louis the rat into giving it back.

Fiction Books

F Dah
Esio Trot by Roald Dahl
Summary:
Shy Mr. Hoppy devises a plane to win the heart of his true love by teaching her a spell to make her tortoise grow bigger.

Periodicals

National Geographic Kids: 2004-11
Ranger Rick: 2007-04
Zoobooks: 2002-08
Zoobooks: 2007-02: Turtles

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