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Everything You Need to Know about Snakes and Other Scaly Reptiles

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From speedy slithering creatures and living dragons to snakes that fly and shed skin, "Everything You Need to Know About Snakes" explores the fascinating world of reptiles.

Readers will discover how far a cobra can spit, a gallery of fangs, how to survive a snake attack, the life cycle of a snake, and the Titanoboa -- a 50-foot-long prehistoric snake -- while also learning
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Hardcover, 80 pages
Published January 16th 2013 by DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
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Terri
May 18, 2015 Terri rated it really liked it
Everytime you turn the page, there is a two page full-color spread with annotations of facts about snakes and other reptiles.

Things like: Types of venom and fangs, the most deadly snakes, how their senses work, what their organs are like, their skin etc... They also throw in fun things like snakes in Mythology. I like that one because I learned of the Cosmic Serpent legend in West Africa: When Mawu created the earth, Aido-Hwedo held it up (giant snake) to keep it from sinking into the ocean and
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Mollie
Oct 21, 2015 Mollie rated it really liked it
Wow! My child and I both really learned a lot about snakes and other reptiles from this book. My son loves snakes so he sat through this entire book! So much great information. It had so many pictures and bright colors. Good for anyone even slightly interested by snakes.
Vikky
Jul 10, 2014 Vikky rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
The title isn't the best for this book as it isn't EVERYTHING you need to know - for that you need to buy individual books on the individual snakes. BUT, it was very informative and the photos were great, and I did learn things I didn't already know, so it was a good book, but just not good enough for specific info on specific species.
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great pictures with lots of facts!
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