About Hummingbirds: A Guide for Children

by Cathryn Sill

Illustrations by John Sill

Part of a Series: About.

Everyone knows hummingbirds are small, but did you know the smallest species is just two inches long? Or that hummingbirds use spider webs to glue their nests together? Afterword about each of the hummingbird scenes depicted. Glossary. Suggestions for further reading. Bibliography. Full-color watercolor illustrations.

Note: This title cannot be used for free books, substitutions or exchanges. If you have any questions please contact Customer Service.

ISBN: 9781561455881

JLG Release: October 2011

JLG Member Price

Out of Stock

Primary Plus

Grades K-1


14 books / $15.80 a book

  • Book Details








    Page Count


    Trim Size

    10" x 8 1/2"

    Dewey Classification


    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 2.5, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 4.7, Points: 2


    Level: 580L

    Awards & Honors

    Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12: 2012; SSLI Honor Book 2013,Science—Grades K–6

  • Praise & Reviews

    Book reviews from Junior Library Guild, School Library Journal, and The Horn Book Magazine are available to JLG Members only.

    Already a member? Click here to login.

  • Recommended Titles

    You Might Also Like

    Time to Eat

    by Steve Jenkins

    Sold Out

    Insect Detective

    by Steve Voake

    Sold Out