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The beetle book

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated introduction to a variety of beetle species with information on unique characteristics and how these insects have adapted to survive.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Jenkins
ISBN: 9780547680842 0547680848 9780605556416 0605556415
OCLC Number: 741564355
Awards: Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Seven to Ten) 2013
Commended for Parents Choice Awards (Spring) (2008-Up) (Nonfiction) 2012
Short-listed for Grand Canyon Reader Award (Nonfiction) 2015
Short-listed for Beehive Awards (Informational) 2015
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 31 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: by Steve Jenkins.

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The beetle world is vast: one out of every four living things on earth is a beetle. From the goliath beetle that weighs one fourth of a pound to the nine inch long titan beetle, the author presents  Read more...

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"Jenkins' splendid array of beetles will surely produce at least one budding coleopterist...distinguished both as natural history and work of art"--"Kirkus, "starred review "Jenkins brings his Read more...

 
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