Nouveau! What if You Had an Animal Tongue!?
What if you woke up one morning and your tongue wasn't yours?
Facts to Amaze Young Readers, Zany Pictures, Expanding Imaginations, High-Interest Non-fiction
Topics and Themes:
Animal Anatomy, Adaptations and Camouflage, Ecosystems
If you could have any animal's tongue, whose would you choose?
What if You Had an Animal Tongue!? explores what would happen if a human's tongue was switched to an animal's. From a Komodo dragon's split yellow tongue (which can detect food from five miles away) to a woodpecker's long, thorny tongue (used to dig into trees for food), discover what it would be like to live with one of these special tongues?and find out why people have the just-right tongues for us!