Dimensions: 272 Pages, 8.66 × 10.63 × 0.79 in
Published: October 22, 2013
Publisher: National Geographic Society
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1426313764
ISBN - 13: 9781426313769
About the Book
Welcoming young fact-hounds to the hidden world of the most popular bugs on Earth, this book offers comprehensive coverage of the insect world with profiles accompanied by Did You Know? facts and fast facts including scientific name, size, diet, and habitat. Full color.
From the Publisher
Welcome to the hidden world of the most popular bugs on Earth.
Opening the beautiful and accessible pages of this book is like
turning over a series of stones under which you''ll find a
fascinating array of the world''s coolest
This fully photographic book profiles bugs, beetles, wasps, bees,
ants, caterpillars, butterflies, dragonflies, spiders, flies,
crickets and grasshoppers, and centipedes and millipedes. These
profiles are accompanied by Did You Know? facts and fast facts
including scientific name, size, diet, and habitat. Front matter
includes a How to Use spread and thematic spreads covering topics
from prehistoric insects to bugs around the world. In short, this
book includes everything a young fact-hound needs to discover the
weird, wacky, diverse, and fascinating world of bugs.
About the Author
DARLYNE MURAWSKI is a versatile nature
photographer and writer with years of experience as a research
biologist working with bugs. Her articles have appeared in National
Geographic Magazine and many international publications,
children''s magazines and calendars. She has traveled the world to
showcase the lives and ecology of small critters - including
butterflies, moths, fungi, parasites, spider webs, marine worms,
horseshoe crabs, mollusks, and glass-shelled diatoms. NANCY
HONOVICH is an editor and children''s writer
and with more than 10 years experience creating content for a wide
variety of subject areas and across medias.
Selected as a 2014 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12
by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and the
Children's Book Council
"This is fantastically creepy fun for nonfiction
lovers…The Ultimate Bugopedia is a bug lover''s dream."
-NC Teacher Stuff blog
"This outstanding book is a must for all library
collections and will delight bug-obsessed readers everywhere!"