Spring 2020

Scary Bugs

From the Series In Focus: Bugs

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

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!

Format Your Price
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Browseable Nonfiction, Animals, Science
Copyright 2019
Publisher Quarto Publishing Group USA
Imprint QEB Publishing — Quarto Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF003250, JNF051150, JNF003120
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.75
Lexile 960
ATOS Reading Level 5.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 506044
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator note, Glossary, and Index

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).