Bugs by Simon Tyler


Written by Simon Tyler

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The Lovereading4Kids comment

This handsome, large format information book provides a fascinating introduction to the world of bugs (meaning the entire class of insects). Readers will gain a good understanding of insects in part one, from what they are to how they live; the book then looks at the different type of bugs in closer detail, picking out creatures such as the bullet ant or giant mesquite bug to explain more about their senses, defence, life cycles. Illustrations show the insects larger than life in eye-catching colour, but each is noted with its actual size too. Scientific terms are used throughout, all clearly listed and explained in a glossary. Attractive to look at, this is well thought-out and inspiring. ~ Andrea Reece


Bugs by Simon Tyler

From the brilliant illustrator, Simon Tyler, comes a wonderful compendium of bugs and insect life. Bugs are fascinating, and in this book we get close to over 50 different and fantastic bugs including the biggest, smallest and most amazing bugs in the world, the most beautiful and the ones with the strangest habits. This book shows all types of insects in colourful detail and tells you all about their senses, defences, camouflage, how they catch prey, where they live and more. And you'll also find out about the biggest, smallest and most amazing bugs in the world. Become a bug expert and see their real beauty with this stunning book.

About the Author

Simon Tyler is a designer, illustrator and writer. He runs Atomic Printworks, which is reinventing the educational poster for the 21st century.

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96 pages


Simon Tyler
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Pavilion Children's Books an imprint of Pavilion Books

Publication date

7th September 2017




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