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- "Words to Know" glossary clarifies subject-specific vocabulary- "Learning More" section encourages independent study- Index makes navigating subject matter easy
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published October 1st 1999 by Children's Press(CT)
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Nov 07, 2010 Dolly rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: parents reading with their children
Our girls love nature and our oldest has said that her favorite insect is a Praying Mantis for a few years now. When I found this book, I just knew it would be a hit. We enjoy reading about science, nature, and insects are always interesting. This book has lots of big, bright photographs and just the right amount of information. We were able to read the whole book at one time and our girls never lost interest. We've read several books by this author and we appreciate his experience as a former t ...more
Award winning author of more than 150 titles for young readers--fiction and non-fiction. Lived in southwestern Colorado and currently lives in Tucson, Arizona.More about Larry Dane Brimner...