Alex the Parrot: No Ordinary Bird

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Alex the Parrot: No Ordinary Bird by Stephanie Spinner

Do you love animal books that are true stories? Graduate student Irene Pepperberg wanted to study bird intelligence. Many people thought because of their small brains, birds couldn’t be very smart. But Alex, an African Gray Parrot, proved them all wrong by learning how to count, do math, and even speak and understand hundreds of words.