Spidermania: Friends on the Web by Alexandra SiySpidermania: Friends on the Web by Alexandra Siy

Spidermania: Friends on the Web

byAlexandra SiyPhotographed byDennis Kunkel

Hardcover | July 20, 2015

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Debunking myths about spiders, this book takes an extremely close look at creatures that have both fascinated and terrified human beings. An introduction explains what makes spiders unique. Ten unusual species are highlighted with incredible electron micrograph photographs and surprising facts. From diving bell spiders that live in bubbles underwater, to spitting spiders that shoot venomous wads of spit at their prey, to black widows and wolf spiders, this unusual book will intrigue readers and help dispel arachnophobia.
Alexandra Siy has collaborated with Dennis Kunkel on several books, including Sneeze and Mosquito Bite, which was an Orbis Pictus Award Honor Book and the winner of a Texas Bluebonnet Award. She lives in New York State. Dennis Kunkel is a scientist who conducted research at the University of Hawai'i, Honolulu, and the University of Was...
Title:Spidermania: Friends on the WebFormat:HardcoverDimensions:48 pages, 10.3 × 10.2 × 0.34 inPublished:July 20, 2015Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823428710

ISBN - 13:9780823428717