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Author Schrefer, Eliot, author.

Title Queer ducks (and other animals) : the natural world of animal sexuality / Eliot Schrefer ; illustrations by Jules Zuckerberg.

Publication Info. New York : Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2022]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  591.56    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 225 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-225) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Doodlebugs -- Bonobos -- Fruit flies -- Bottlenose dolphins -- Japanese macaques -- Deer -- Wrasse fish -- Albatross -- Bulls -- Ducks and geese -- Conclusion.
Summary "A research-based exploration of queer behavior in different animal species is interspersed with personal anecdotes and interviews with scientists."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 14 up Katherine Tegen Books.
Grades 10-12 Katherine Tegen Books.
Supplement We're taught the natural order means male-female pairs for each animal on Earth. In recent years study after study reveals substantial same-sex sexual behavior in animals. Schrefer examines the diversity of sexual behavior in the animal world. He argues that the diversity of sexualilty that links humans to the animal world can be a source of wonder and self-acceptance. -- adapted from jacket.
Source 20220805.
Subject Homosexuality in animals -- Juvenile literature.
Homosexuality in animals.
Sexual behavior in animals -- Juvenile literature.
Animal behavior -- Juvenile literature.
Sexual behavior in animals.
Animal behavior.
Homosexuality in animals.
Sexual behavior in animals.
Genre/Form Young adult nonfiction.
Informational works.
Young adult literature.
Added Author Zuckerberg, Jules,.
ISBN 9780063069497 hardcover $17.99
0063069490 hardcover $17.99

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