From the Series In Focus: Bugs
From earwigs to horntails, lice to flies, meet the grossest bugs and insects in the world in this exciting new title. Did you know that some cockroaches can grow up to three inches long? Or that bee fly larvae like to eat the insides of other insect larvae? And did you know that mites and ticks – the smallest arachnids in the world – feed on the blood of animals and are found nearly everywhere in the world? Learn fascinating and revolting facts about the most disgusting of our many-legged friends, accompanied by detailed full-color photographs to maximize the gross factor!
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Browseable Nonfiction, Animals, Science|
|Publisher||Quarto Publishing Group USA|
|Imprint||QEB Publishing — Quarto Library|
|Number of Pages||32|
Author: Melanie Bridges
Melanie Bridges is co-author of the In Focus: Bugs series. She is also the author of the title The Complete Guide to Bugs and Insects (2013).
Author: Camilla de la Bédoyère
Camilla de la Bédoyère studied Zoology at Bristol University. She has written more than 250 books for children covering a wide range of subjects, from science and natural history to geography.