Extraordinary facts abound in this mesmerizing picture book about the fearsome appearances, habitats, and hunting skills of killer ants.
Deep in a tropical forest, a million soldiers are on the march. Their huge hooked jaws are wide-open—they are ready to do battle. Meet the flesh-eating killer ants, who bite their victims and tear them to pieces to carry to their nests fo
Thus begins the engaging and beautifully illustrated Killer Ants by Nicholas Nirgiotis. This text weaves information about the three types of killer ants species with anatomically correct illustrations in a manner that is easily accessible for a third to fifth grade reader. Students will be engrossed as they discover how the vicious army ...more