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, Science|
|Publisher||Quarto Publishing Group USA|
|Imprint||QEB Publishing — Quarto Library|
|Number of Pages||32|
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.
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).