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Perk Up Your Ears Discover Your Sense Of Hearing by Vicki Cobb

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Published by Millbrook Press .
Written in English


  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Science & Nature - Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Concepts - Senses & Sensation,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Science & Technology - Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Perception,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Hearing,
  • Concepts - Sense & Sensation,
  • Science & Nature - Experiments & Projects,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Technology / Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Science,
  • Science & Technology - Experiments & Projects,
  • Auditory perception

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsCynthia Lewis (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9668917M
ISBN 100761319816
ISBN 109780761319818

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