From the Series In Focus: Bugs
From wood-eating beetles to spitting spiders, meet the scariest bugs and insects in the world in this exciting new title. Did you know that the Asian giant hornet’s sting kills people in Japan every year? Or that the female black widow often eats her partner after mating? And did you know that a wind scorpion’s jaws can cut through skin and bone? Learn fascinating and terrifying facts about the scariest of our many-legged friends, accompanied by detailed full-color photographs to maximize the fear factor!
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Browseable Nonfiction, Animals|
|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 then became a teacher for ten years, before becoming a full-time nonfiction author. She has written more than 250 books for children, covering a wide range of topics, from nature and science to math and geography.