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Scorpions! : strange and wonderful

Author: Laurence Pringle; Meryl Henderson
Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Boyds Mills Press, an imprint of Highlights, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Challenges popular fear-based assumptions reveals how most of the world's scorpion species are not dangerous and only sting to subdue prey or protect themselves also provides vivid descriptions of scorpion life cycles, habits and characteristics.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Pringle; Meryl Henderson
ISBN: 9781590784730 1590784731
OCLC Number: 857788214
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 24 x 27 cm.
Responsibility: Laurence Pringle ; illustrated by Meryl Henderson.
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Everyone knows that Scorpions are evil and deadly . . . right? But do they really deserve their bad reputation? In fact, scorpions come in a mind-boggling variety. With clear informative text and  Read more...

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"Veteran science writer Pringle delivers another stinging success with this fascinating look at the similarities and differences among the many varied species of these much feared but mostly Read more...

 
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