Biggest! Littlest!Book - 2009
Bugs that make kids say "Wow!" Here are twenty-one sex-legged wonders from around the world--from the 22-inch-long Giant Stick Insect of Borneo to North America's Western Pygmy Blue Butterfly, with a wingspan of just a half inch. Huge mandibles, tiny bumps, and other amazing adaptations--big and little--enable each kind of insect to find food, avoid enemies, or fight for mates. Sandra Markle and Simon Pollard follow their successful Spiders: Biggest! Littlest! with a new feast for young scientific minds. The simple text and captivating full-color photographs offer new insights into the amazing survival skills of the world's most fascinating creatures.
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Boyds Mills Press, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 21x27 cm.