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All about Rattlesnakes

3.95  ·  Rating Details ·  40 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
Discusses the life cycle, habitats, and behavior of rattlesnakes and depicts the different kinds.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published October 1st 1997 by Scholastic (first published 1997)
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Tracy
Feb 16, 2017 Tracy rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
I learned some more about rattlesnakes that I didn't already know about them. I think it needs a little more specific details.
Aleksandra
May 04, 2015 Aleksandra rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: picture-books
"All about Rattlesnakes" is an informational picture book which aims at teaching young readers and developing their knowledge concerning snakes. At the beginning of the book, the author poses questions which he is going to explain further and informs the reader about the main theme of the book. As far as illustrations are concerned, they cover the whole space and portray the variety of rattlesnakes. What is more, the pictures are accompanied by the short and comprehensible text which provides fa ...more
Oliver
Oct 01, 2014 Oliver rated it liked it
Learning book! Rattlesnakes live in Southern Canada, to the US, to Argentina, South America. They can be very poisonous. Snakes shed their skin. Their eyes get cloudy before they shed their skin. Rattlesnakes should really, really be left alone!
Mary
Jan 15, 2010 Mary rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Who would have that that the Diamondback rattlesnake would be the most fearsome rattler. It is 84" long and has the most poison. My daughter loves all things snake. So naturally she would bring this book home for me to read to her. Can't wait until next week.
Shannon Clark
Dec 13, 2012 Shannon Clark rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Guess what I'll probably dream about tonight? :)

Very informative book about rattlesnakes. Did you know that some can grow up to 84 inches long? That's no fair! I'll never get past 61!

The author did a great job combining non-fiction with descriptive language and colorful pages.
Mas5thgrade2012
Oct 06, 2011 Mas5thgrade2012 rated it really liked it
i loved this book i never knew that there was sooooooo many kinds of rattle snakes and that there were a lot in new york and in pennsilvania which is pretty close to where we live!!!!
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Jim Arnosky was born in New York City, NY Sept 1, 1946. He was raised in Pennsylvania. Jim graduated from high school in Philadelphia and joined the US Naval Reserves. His active duty took him to Maryland and Bremerhaven, Germany.
In 1976 Jim and his wife Deanna moved to Vermont with their two daughters where they have lived in an old farmhouse for the past 28 years. 17 of those years were spent ra
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