Zombie Wasps by Mike Gould, Natural History Museum

Zombie Wasps

Written by Mike Gould, Natural History Museum
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Part of the Read On Series


Zombie Wasps by Mike Gould, Natural History Museum

Are you scared of spiders? Have you heard of the zombie wasp? Do you know which bee has the most painful sting? Place yourself on the `scare scale' and, if you dare, find out all about the world's biggest, weirdest and most fearsome insects in this book produced in collaboration with the Natural History Museum. *Help Key Stage 3 students move from Level 3c to Level 3b in reading.*Support comprehension with the stunning photographs.*Encourage shared and guided reading using the ready-made tasks and discussion points on the activity pages at the back of the book.


`Boys were very excited and I haven't seen boys of this ability as engaged in their reading. Students had no idea what a gladiator was and were impressed when they found out. All wanted to be gladiators by the end of it! Much better than the competition.

About the Author

Mike Gould has written over 150 books for students and teachers, including plays, stories and the occasional poem. He lives in Sussex and divides his time between writing, being taken for a walk by his dog Freddie, and trying out his ideas on his three children and wife who pretend to find them interesting. His favourite novels are Bleak House by Charles Dickens and SE Hinton's The Outsiders. He's quite partial to poems about animals, nature and bad weather.

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40 pages


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Collins Educational an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st November 2012



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