Steve the Dung Beetle on a Roll (Hardcover)

Steve the Dung Beetle on a Roll By Susan R. Stoltz, Melissa Bailey (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Susan R. Stoltz, Melissa Bailey (Illustrator)
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Steve The Dung Beetle: On A Roll gives kids a first glimpse at ecosystems and conservation. We hear a lot in the media today about ecology, environment, and wildlife. However, with all the concern and drama over conservation and collapsing ecosystems few people actually know what it means and nobody has a viable or practical suggestion on how to fix it.

While Steve can't fix everything he works really hard to manage what he can. His small steps help make the biggest difference to all the animals on the savannah. In the back of the book zookeepers write about dung beetles and some of Steve's other animal friends so learning can continue at a level the entire family will enjoy. Steve is a fun and engaging story with captivating artwork, promotes active involvement on each page, and instills critical thinking and an appreciation for nature and wildlife.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780578935508
ISBN-10: 0578935503
Publisher: Lyric & Stone Publishing
Publication Date: March 15th, 2022
Pages: 40
Language: English


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New Hope for American Art

                                               New Hope for American Art is the most comprehensive book ever published on artists from, and surrounding, the New Hope Art Colony (also known as the Pennsylvania Impressionists). This book, with its 612 pages and over 1,000 color plates of artwork include biographies of 165 individual Pennsylvania Impressionists and New Hope Modernists as well as artists from the Philadelphia Ten, a pioneering group of women all educated at Philadelphia art schools. 

In this book, you'll find biographies and artwork from such artists as:

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  • Robert Spencer
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  • Kenneth Nunamaker
  • John Folinsbee
  • Henry Snell
  • William F. Taylor
  • Fern Coppedge
  • M. Elizabeth Price
  • Clarence Johnson
  • S. George Phillips
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  • Walter Schofield
  • Morgan Colt
  • Charles Rosen
  • Joseph Meierhans
  • Charles F. Ramsey
  • Louis Stone
  • Charles Evans
  • Josef Zenk

New Hope for American Art was authored, designed and published by James M. Alterman, an expert in the field of Pennsylvania Impressionist and Modernist painting. A longtime collector and owner of two fine art galleries, Alterman wanted to create a user-friendly book intended not only to educate collectors and enthusiasts about this art but to help train one's eye. The book offers valuable tips on how to avoid common mistakes often experienced by new collectors drawn from the author's personal experiences as a collector and fine art dealer.