Catch all the buzz about bugs with this children’s guide that includes an introduction to entomology and an insect identification section.
Kids love the thrill of discovery—especially when it comes to bugs. Become a young entomologist. Learn all about bees, butterflies, spiders, and other creepy crawlies. Jaret C. Daniels, author of many bug books, presents a kids’ introduction to entomology. From ants and beetles to dragonflies and mosquitoes, this easy-to-understand book is a perfect guide for beginners.
It features expert insights on a variety of common and important insects. It delves into such topics as what the various species eat, how and where to find them, and why they’re important. In the field-guide section, featured species are organized by type of bug. Full-color photographs and descriptions of key markings help readers to identify the species they see in nature.
Inside You’ll Find
- Beginner’s guide to bugs of the USA and southern Canada
- The basics of entomology and bug anatomy
- Identification guide to common and important bugs to know
- Fun bonus activities for the whole family