What did you do on your first day — the day you were born?

Probably not much. If you were like most newborn babies, you opened your eyes, cried, slept, and drank some milk. And that's about all you could do.

Some animals are even more helpless than humans at birth — kittens, for instance, are born with their eyes and ears closed. Others are able to walk, swim, or fly almost as soon as they are born.

32 pages

Houghton Mifflin                          2013


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