Praying mantises / Sam Hesper.
- 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch||JUV 595.727 HES (Text)||39391006739336||Juvenile Nonfiction||Checked out||07/13/2018|
|Purchased with a donation in memory of Gertrude Geraets.: [ mkj 2016-04-28 @ JFCPLM ]|
|Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello||J 595.7 HES (Text)||37743002124610||Children Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781477757710 (library binding)
- ISBN: 1477757716 (library binding)
- ISBN: 9781477757734 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 1477757732 (pbk.)
- Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2015.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Praying mantises -- Thousands of species -- Mantises at home -- A mantis body -- Defenses -- Hungry hunters -- What's on the menu? -- Mating and cannibalism -- The life cycle -- Praying mantises and people.
In this book, readers discover that praying mantises are one of the fiercest predators in the insect world. Engaging text is paired with eye-catching visuals of these colorful cannibals, introducing readers to some of the coolest species. Readers will learn about mantis anatomy, behavior, and fearsome hunting techniques. The book explains the creepy cannibalism of the praying mantis, as well as their amazing life cycle. Supplemental tools include an index, detailed glossary, a detailed table of contents, fact boxes, and websites for further reading.
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