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Youth Adventure Fiction Ages 9-13 Jeff Metrico carried home an unusual reptile skin. Was it from a snake or a lizard? As Jeff watched the flooding from a rainstorm diminish, signs of other unusual animals surfaced. He saw evidence of animals declared extinct. His family collected amphibians they couldn't identify. Jeff and his friend Kye ventured into restricted woods to compare footprints they had seen with scientific information they had learned. Jeff thought he knew all the secrets of his seaside neighborhood--but found there were many more mysteries to this natural world, right under his feet. Hunt for similarities with Job 40-41!107 pp.