Intermediate. Crow Smarts Inside The Brain Of The World's Brightest Bird by Pamela Turner. Another great offering in the "Scientists in the Field" series, this one covers animal intelligence studies by looking at crow behavior. Fascinating stuff! 9.6.2016
“Galactic Hot Dogs is an insanely entertaining, eye-popping adventure!” —Lincoln Peirce, bestselling author of the Big Nate series Meet Cosmoe, the Earth-Boy. He’s captain of the Neon Weiner, the finest flying food truck in the galaxy. Along with his bud, Big Humphree, he spends his days cruising the cosmos and staying crazy busy… 1. Cooking up a Mega-Dog. (Dude, this hot dog is the size of a jeep!) 2. Escaping mutant worm monsters, zombie space pirates, and grumpy robots.
Gary Paulsen is an adventurer who competed in two Iditarods, survived the Minnesota wilderness, and climbed the Bighorns. None of this would have been possible without his truest companion: his animals. Sled dogs rescued him in Alaska, a sickened poodle guarded his well-being, and a horse led him across a desert. Through his interactions with dogs, horses, birds, and more, Gary has been struck with the belief that animals know more than we may fathom.