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Bug shots : the good, the bad, and the bugly / by Alexandra Siy ; photomicrographs by Dennis Kunkel.

Siy, Alexandra. (Author). Kunkel, Dennis. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 595.7 SIY (Text) 39206020627053 J Non-Fiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Downtown Newburgh J 595.7 SIY (Text) 39206020627046 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823422869 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0823422860 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 40 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 39) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
For the record -- True bugs: can they be trusted? -- The beetles: common criminals -- Butterflies and moths: changing identities -- Bees, ants and wasps: partners in crime -- True flies: under arrest -- The bugly: wanted dead and alive -- Glossary and sources -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
"Bugs bite, drink blood, and rob food from gardens and fields. They can even kill plants, animals, and, occasionally, people. Is bugging a crime? Alexandra Siy compiles 'rap sheets' on several of the major categories of bugs and takes a very close look at some of the types of insects in an engaging text. The fascinating photo micrographs magnify insect parts from 10 to 300,000 times their actual sizes."--Amazon.com.
Target Audience Note:
1020L Lexile
Subject: Insects > Juvenile literature.
Photomicrography > Juvenile literature.
Insects.
Photomicrography.

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