Insect World

Award-winning science writer Sandra Markle turns the spotlight on eight fascinating insects, each representative of an order within the class Insecta as well as a key behavior or trait. Whether revealing the camouflage technique of stick insects or the building mastery of hornets, this series will intrigue readers and make advanced scientific concepts—such as predation, adaptation, and migration—easier to comprehend.

Cover: Diving Beetles: Underwater Insect Predators
Cover: Locusts: Insects on the Move
Cover: Praying Mantises: Hungry Insect Heroes
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
Insect World — eBook Set
Insect World — Paperback Set
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
Diving Beetles: Underwater Insect Predators 780 T 4.8
Hornets: Incredible Insect Architects 760 T 4.9
Locusts: Insects on the Move 780 T 5.0
Luna Moths: Masters of Change 730 T 4.8
Mosquitoes: Tiny Insect Troublemakers 770 T 5.3
Praying Mantises: Hungry Insect Heroes 780 U 4.8
Stick Insects: Masters of Defense 800 U 5.0
Termites: Hardworking Insect Families 710 T 4.8
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019