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Sara Levine, "Tooth by Tooth: Comparing Fangs, Tusks and Chompers"

What animal would you be if a few of your teeth grew so long that they stuck out of your mouth even when it was closed? What would you be if your top canine teeth grew almost all the way down to your feet? This picture book will keep you guessing as you read about how human teeth are like—and unlike—those of other animals.

Sara Levine is an assistant professor of biology at Wheelock College and a veterinarian. She holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from Lesley University and has taught writing and literature courses there as well. Her publications include mostly science-related essays for adults, one of which was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2007. Her writing has appeared in the Health and Science section of the Boston GlobeThe Massachusetts ReviewBayou, and in an anthology titled And Baby Makes More. In addition to teaching college level students, she has also been teaching children's environmental education classes for the Massachusetts Audubon Society and other nature centers in Massachusetts and Connecticut for over 15 years. Bone by Bone: Comparing Animal Skeletons is her first book for children.

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Tooth by Tooth: Comparing Fangs, Tusks, and Chompers By Sara Levine, T. S. Spookytooth (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sara Levine, T. S. Spookytooth (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781467752152
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Millbrook Press (Tm) - January 1st, 2016