Explorers: Insects and Creepy-Crawlies by Jinny, Aut Johnson, Peter (Univ. of York, UK) Bull
  

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Explorers: Insects and Creepy-Crawlies by Jinny, Aut Johnson, Peter (Univ. of York, UK) Bull

Explorers are designed to appeal to readers ages 6-8: those who are just starting to read alone and more confident readers who are beginning to exercise wider reading and cross-referencing skills. Lively, dramatic artwork scenes draw children into a subject, and each scene is followed by a photographic information spread that gives a wealth of extra detail. As a fun extra element, the reader can follow themed links to access information on related topics.Anyone who has ever looked at an insect with a magnifying glass knows that the world of these tiny creatures is fascinating. In Insects and Creepy-Crawlies, young readers get an up-close view of life in a variety of insect habitats. Each spread focuses on a key topic, from insect homes, to a butterfly's life cycle, to flying insects and life in a beehive, to amazing hunting minibeasts including spiders and scorpions.

About the Author

Jinny Johnson has written and edited dozens of non-fiction titles for young children on subjects as diverse as birds, insects, endangered animals, the seasons and skeletons. She is known for her ability to present information in a clear and engaging way. Peter Bull has worked as a freelance illustrator for more than twenty-five years. He creates both traditional and digital art for publishers worldwide and also runs the Peter Bull Art Studio, based in the UK.

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Format

Paperback / softback
32 pages

Author

Jinny, Aut Johnson, Peter (Univ. of York, UK) Bull
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Publisher

Kingfisher Books Ltd an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

8th May 2014

ISBN

9780753471708


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