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The snail with the right heart : a true story  Cover Image Book Book

The snail with the right heart : a true story / Maria Popova ; Ping Zhu.

Popova, Maria, (author.). Zhu, Ping (Illustrator), (illustrator.).

Summary

Summary:

This is the real-life story of Jeremy, a rare garden snail found in 2015 by a retired London scientist. Jeremy's shell spiraled to the left, indicating reversed internal anatomy--including a heart positioned on the right. As a result, a similarly rare mate was needed in order to procreate.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781592703494
  • ISBN: 1592703496
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books, [2021]
Subject: Snails > Juvenile literature.
Genetics > Juvenile literature.
DNA.
Genes.
Snails.
Escargots > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Génétique > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Genetics.
Snails.
DNA > Juvenile literature.
Heredity > Juvenile literature.
Snails > Juvenile literature.
DNA.
Heredity.
Snails.
Genre: picture books.
Picture books.
Informational works.
Juvenile works.
Informational works.
Picture books.
Documents d'information.
Livres d'images.

Currently available copies

  • 11 / 12 copies available at PINES

Holds

  • 0 current holds on 12 total copies.
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Athens Regional Library System:
      Athens-Clarke County Library
JNF 594.3 POPOVA
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31001004012218 JUV Available
Desoto Trail Regional Library:
      Blakely-Maddox Memorial Library
J 594.3 POP
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31017006680836 JUV Available
Dougherty County Public Library:
      Central Branch
JE POPOVA, MARIA
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31018904763542 JUV Available
Lee County Public Library:
      Leesburg Branch
J SCIENCE POPO
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31032006406884 JUV Available
Lee County Public Library:
      Oakland Branch
J SCIENCE POPO
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31032006406892 JUV Available
Middle Georgia Regional Library:
      Mary Vinson Memorial Library
JE POPOVA MARIA
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31058003102762 Junior Easy Available
Middle Georgia Regional Library:
      Washington Memorial Library
JE POPOVA M
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31033011648130 Junior Easy Available
Northwest Georgia Regional Library:
      Calhoun-Gordon County Library
J 594.3 POPOVA, MARIA
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31038700293148 CG-JNONFIC Available
Piedmont Regional Library System:
      Harold S. Swindle Public Library (Nicholson)
J 594.3 POP
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31044007928568 Juvenile Nonfiction Available
Piedmont Regional Library System:
      Winder Public Library
J 594.3 POP
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31044008012347 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out
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