Bug Zoo by Nick Baker
  

Synopsis

Bug Zoo by Nick Baker

Go wild with naturalist, Nick Baker, star of Nick Baker's Weird Creatures - now in paperback. Welcome to Bug Zoo ! They may be tiny, but insects, spiders and other invertebrates are some of the most astonishing animals on Earth - and plenty of them live right on our doorstep. Here, TV presenter Nick Baker, shows kids how to make the kind of places, spaces, nooks and crannies that insects love to scuttle around in. They'll discover how to keep them fed, healthy and active and how to build all sorts of inviting invertebrate environments, from a hang out for spiders to a nest for ants. From here - and with Nick Baker's help - your child will see all the stuff that's usually hidden from human eyes, discovering the nitty gritty about insect lifecycles, how they live, eat and more. It's their very own bug zoo!

Reviews

...a fantastic source of information on all that crawls and creeps, and full of ideas for upsetting anyone squeamish in the name of education. -- Daisy Bridgewater The Daily Telegraph 20100508

About the Author

Nick Baker is a professional naturalist and well known broadcaster on the subject of Wildlife and Natural History, presenting many popular shows for the television and radio, including BBC, Channel FIVE, National Geographic, and Animal Planet. He has also fronted his own TV shows: Nick Baker's Under the Skin and Nick Baker's Weird Creatures (now in it's 3rd series). Nick writes for several publications including National Trust Magazine and BBC Wildlife Magazine.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages
Interest Age: From 7 To 9

Author

Nick Baker
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Publisher

Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

1st June 2011

ISBN

9781405370929


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