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Monster Bugs

by Lucille Recht Penner
Illustrator Pamela Johnson

Random House Children's Books | March 12, 1996 | Trade Paperback

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Best-selling simplifier of science Lucille Recht Penner unearths the truth about the water bug which sucks its victims' blood like a vampire, the assassin bug which turns its prey to mush with a special poison, and other barbaric bugs.  This vividly illustrated collection of sensational but true bug facts is sure to set young readers' skin crawling!

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 48 pages, 9 × 6.06 × 0.15 in

Published: March 12, 1996

Publisher: Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0679869743

ISBN - 13: 9780679869740

Found in: Insects and Spiders
Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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Monster Bugs

Monster Bugs

by Lucille Recht Penner
Illustrator Pamela Johnson

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 48 pages, 9 × 6.06 × 0.15 in

Published: March 12, 1996

Publisher: Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0679869743

ISBN - 13: 9780679869740

From the Publisher

Best-selling simplifier of science Lucille Recht Penner unearths the truth about the water bug which sucks its victims' blood like a vampire, the assassin bug which turns its prey to mush with a special poison, and other barbaric bugs.  This vividly illustrated collection of sensational but true bug facts is sure to set young readers' skin crawling!

From the Jacket

Best-selling simplifier of science Lucille Recht Penner unearths the truth about the water bug which sucks its victims' blood like a vampire, the assassin bug which turns its prey to mush with a special poison, and other barbaric bugs. This vividly illustrated collection of sensational but true bug facts is sure to set young readers' skin crawling!

About the Author

Pamela Johnson, a former senior editor of Essence magazine and now a frequent contributor, is a graduate of Stanford University. She is the co-author of the novel Santa & Pete. She lives in New York City.

From Our Editors

Penner here offers sensational but true facts about bugs. From the waterbug, sucking its victims' blood like a vampire, to the assassin bug, which turns its prey to mush with deadly poison, this fascinating book will leave kids' skin crawling. Full color

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8