World of wonders : in praise of fireflies, whale sharks, and other astonishments / Aimee Nezhukumatathil; with illustrations by Fumi Mini Nakamura
Book | Milkweed Editions | 2020 | First edition.
6 holds on first copy returned of 8 copies

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Edition
First edition.
Description
165 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents
Catalpa tree -- Firefly -- Peacock -- Comb jelly -- Touch-me-nots -- Cactus Wren -- Narwhal -- Axolotl -- Dancing frog -- Vampire squid -- Monsoon -- Corpse flower -- Bonnet macaque -- Calendars Poetica -- Whale shark -- Potoo -- Cara Cara orange -- Octopus -- Grey cocatiel -- Dragon fruit -- Flamingo -- Ribbon eel -- Questions while searching for birds with my half-white sons, aged six and nine, National Audubon Bird Count Day -- Oxford, MS -- Superb Bird of Paradise -- Red-spotted newt -- Southern Cassowary -- Monarch butterfly -- Firefly (redux).
Summary
"From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction-a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us"-- Provided by publisher.
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Online version: Nezhukumatathil, Aimee, World of wonders Minneapolis : Milkweed Editions, 2020. 9781571319593 (DLC) 2020010523
ISBN
9781571313652 (hardcover)
1571313656 (hardcover)
9781571319593 (ebook)
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