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I am Josephine (and I am a living thing)

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Author: Jan Thornhill  

Illustrated by: Jacqui Lee 

Age 4-8

Paperback

Meet Josephine: a spirited and curious girl, a big sister, and a human being. She’s also a mammal, an animal, and a living thing—all identities she explores with readers in this simple informational picture book.

Josephine presents her family (and herself) as examples of human beings, and then familiar creatures like her dog and her mom (and herself) as mammals. Next, she adds whales, lobsters, hummingbirds, and elephants (and herself) as examples of animals. Finally, she shares examples of living things, including moose, foxes, butterflies, flowers, and bugs… and, of course, herself!

Inspired by science and nature writer Jan Thornhill’s many classroom visits, this book is intended to help children recognize themselves as part of the natural world, with an emphasis on how all living things share similarities.

Playful, kid-friendly illustrations in vibrant colors paired with minimal text make this an easy introduction to the classification of living things. Endmatter goes into further detail about the unique characteristics of humans, mammals, animals, and living things.

Shipping

All Canadian orders are shipped with a tracking number for a flat rate of $15.00.  Orders over $125 will receive free shipping within Canada!

We offer Free local pick up in Carrying Place, ON, or $5 Delivery for orders over $25 in Quinte West and Prince Edward County.  If the $5 fee does not show as an option at check out and you live in this area, please reach out to us at info@kidstories.ca.  We would be happy to work with you to accommodate your shipping needs!

We offer flat rate shipping to the USA for $20.  

Return policy

We have a 15-day return policy, which means you have 15 days after receiving your item to request a return.

To be eligible for a return, your item must be in the same condition that you received it.


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Unfortunately, we do not accept returns on our Discounted Books.  These books have slight imperfections and are sold at a discounted price according to the level of imperfection.  Please get in touch if you have questions or concerns about your specific item.