Get The Scoop On Animal Blood: From Great White Sharks To Blood-squirting Lizards, 251 Cool Facts by Dawn CusickGet The Scoop On Animal Blood: From Great White Sharks To Blood-squirting Lizards, 251 Cool Facts by Dawn Cusick

Get The Scoop On Animal Blood: From Great White Sharks To Blood-squirting Lizards, 251 Cool Facts

byDawn Cusick

Hardcover | November 7, 2017

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Have you ever wondered why bugs have green blood? Or how vampire bats drink blood for meals?Get The Scoop on Animal Bloodgives you all the gory, scientific details on what flows in animals veins.

This book is hot blooded! And cold blooded! Andgreenblooded! In fact, when you dive into the world ofanimals and their blood, things can get pretty gross and weird. But we knowyou like gross and weird!

In this installment of the award-winningGet the Scoopseries, you will find out why deep-diving mammals havelarger blood cells than other animalsand more of them. Have you ever wondered howvampire bats prefer to eat their bloody breakfast? We'll tell you! How about why stink bugs havegreen blood, or while horned lizardssquirt blood from their eyes? We know that stuff, too!

Get the Scoop on Animal Bloodcomes with more than250 wild and awesome facts about animal blood, and also has over200 color photosof animals and,you guessed it, their blood. With this book, you will be neck deep in bloody science fun.


Dawn Cusickhas authored a dozen nonfiction children's books that have won national and international awards from the Animal Behavior Society, the National Science Teachers Association, the Children's Book Council's Children's Choice competition, and more. Her books have been profiled on NPR and Yahoo News. She teaches biology at Haywoo...
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Title:Get The Scoop On Animal Blood: From Great White Sharks To Blood-squirting Lizards, 251 Cool FactsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:80 pages, 10.25 × 8.38 × 0.5 inPublished:November 7, 2017Publisher:Walter Foster JrLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1633222276

ISBN - 13:9781633222274

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"Dawn’s book GET THE SCOOP ON ANIMAL BLOOD is a perfect example of how to make science cool. There are so many wickedly entertaining facts about animal blood packed from cover to cover that you are guaranteed to find something fascinating on every single page. Whether it’s squirrels and snakes or lions and lampreys, you’ll discover that blood is used as everything from a deep sea diving system to a defensive weapon. Across the entire animal kingdom, Dawn shows why blood is one of the most remarkable substances on Earth." - HP Newquist, Author, THE BOOK OF BLOOD