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Hamilton Troll meets Elwood Woodpecker

Hamilton Troll meets Elwood Woodpecker
Hamilton Troll meets Elwood Woodpecker
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Meet Elwood Woodpecker, who gets quite a headache after discovering petrified wood! Hamilton Troll remembers that the beaver brothers, Baxter and Boswell, learned about this in the past, so they go to learn more. This story teaches how petrified wood is made, how beavers build dams and that their teeth grow constantly along with how woodpeckers drill holes in trees.

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Pages: 39
Reading Level: Intermediate (6 to 9)
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1941345023
Categories: Animals & Creatures, Educational, Family & Friends
Features: Illustrations, Narrations, Sounds
Keywords: woodpecker, petrified wood, beavers, beaver dam, troll, headache
Date Added: August 19, 2016
2015 First Place Children's Educational Series
Rat-a-tat-tat the sound echoed on, rat-a-tat-tat the beat of a song… Hamilton was taking a walk by the river, When an awful moan made Hamilton shiver. but unlike the sound a woodpecker makes, this sound was harder and took numerous breaks. Like a thousand wood hammers banging at a big stone Constantly hitting, Hamilton heard a loud moan. He went to investigate, simply wondering who Would be moaning like this? He hadn’t a clue. When he saw a woodpecker holding still his red head His eyes closed. Moaning. Just up ahead. “I’m Hamilton.” He spoke as approached the ground. “Shhh,” cried the bird as he went to lay down. “I’m Elwood.” He whispered, his head seemed to pound, As it rolled on his shoulder and swayed all around. “I was looking for food.