Scholastic Reader: Spiders: Level 2 by Nic BishopScholastic Reader: Spiders: Level 2 by Nic Bishop

Scholastic Reader: Spiders: Level 2

byNic BishopPhotographed byNic Bishop

Paperback | September 1, 2012

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Nic Bishop's Sibert Honor book, adapted for the youngest readers

There are more than 38,000 types of spiders. They live almost everywhere, even in your basement! Spiders have eight legs and fangs. They spin silk into webs-and use the webs to catch their dinner!

Now even the youngest readers can join Sibert Medal-winning photographer and biologist Nic Bishop as he takes a closer look at the world's most amazing animals. In this book, Nic introduces fun facts about spiders and their bodies, habits, and life cycle. The simple, easy-toread text is perfect for beginners, and the eye-catching photographs will delight naturalists of all ages. This reader includes a brief author's note, glossary, and accessible visual index.

Nic Bishop is the author and photographer of many award-winning books for children, including Red-Eyed Tree Frog; Chameleon, Chameleon; Nic Bishop Spiders; and most recently, Nic Bishop Lizards. He has a doctorate in biological sciences and a passionate interest in many of the smaller animals on our planet. Originally from New Zealand,...
Title:Scholastic Reader: Spiders: Level 2Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9.02 × 6.05 × 0.1 inPublished:September 1, 2012Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545237572

ISBN - 13:9780545237574


Editorial Reviews

Praise for Nic Bishop SpidersA Sibert Honor BookAn ALA Notable Children's BookA School Library Journal Best Book of the Year*"This title is an attention-grabber...[that] might have kids poking into basements and peering into leaf litter to observe these fascinating arachnids caught in mid-skitter by Bishop's sensitive lens." -School Library Journal, starred review*"Striking close-up and highly magnified photos of a wide variety of spiders are the heart of this fascinating and versatile introduction to the order.... This splendid title should leap off the shelves." -Kirkus Reviews, starred review