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It is written in rhyme and counts the animals from one to ten. Each stanza also tells a bit more about the animal, or provides clues to what it eats, how it sounds or where it lives. (ages 4-8)

In My Backyard introduces animal baby names and group names.

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Animal/Baby Name Matching

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In My Backyard

Animal/Group Name Matching

Illustrated by Katherine Zecca

Arbordale Publishing (formerly Sylvan Dell), June 2007