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Messner, Kate

Summary: "A book of insects, with a focus on their 'super powers'--their extraordinary and very real abilities--and an art/design style that evokes comic-book-hero-and-villain awesomeness. The book will include profiles of the animals and their powers, mixed withspreads that compare, contrast, and pit the insects against each other in a kind of 'who would win??' action format. Head-to-head combat!...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 MES

Summary: Zoom in on a world of creatures that are industrious, sociable, and environmentally useful, but that are nevertheless avoided and ignored. Safely examine the wonders of the insect through macrophotography and startling 3-D graphics that reveal the true importance of these amazing life forms.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD E

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Himmelman, John

Summary: "Made to be read by a child while lying on the grass, a variety of insects and other creatures appear on each page. Children tip, tap, and turn pages to discover how these animals move"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Fliess, Sue

Summary: Simple text and color photographs introduce children to different kinds of bugs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Fliess 2016
Call number: JE Nature Fliess 2016

Marshall, S. A. (Steven A.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 595.7 INS

Hamilton, Sue L.

Summary: This title introduces readers to mosquitoes. Different types of mosquitoes are examined such as Gallinipper and Asian tiger. Readers will learn about each mosquito's body including all the parts of its head, thorax, and abdomen. Where each mosquito can be found is covered, as are which diseases they can carry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A&D Xxtreme, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.77 HAM

Heos, Bridget.

Summary: An introduction to how insects give birth and care for their young.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7139 HEO

Parker, Steve

Summary: Presents a collection of facts about insects and spiders, including what termites build their nests from, how an earwig looks after her eggs, and why wasps have black and yellow stripes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 PAR

Statts, Leo

Summary: This title focuses on fireflies and gives information related to their bodies, habitats, food, and life cycles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Launch!, a division of Abdo Zoom 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.76 STA

Hamilton, Sue L.

Summary: This title introduces readers to crickets. Different types of crickets are examined such as Bull and Mole. Readers will learn about each cricket's body including its head, thorax, abdomen, and will also discover how they use their long antennae. Where each cricket can be found is covered, as well as how they are grown for food around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A&D Xtreme, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.726 HAM

Thomas, Isabel

Summary: Did you know that without insects, humankind could not survive? This illustrated, fact-filled title explores the huge variety of insects, with a focus on what makes an insect an insect, the differences between the groups, and why insects are the most important animal group on Earth. Broken down into sections exploring each of the main types of insect, each section takes a different, playfully...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Welbeck Editions 2021

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Bowman, Lucy.

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics and behaviors that are common to all bugs and some that are unique to certain species.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [EDC Pub.] 2007

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Hamilton, Sue L.

Summary: Different types of grasshoppers are examined such as Tropidacris collaris, Pygmy, Bullacris intermedia, and Bladder. Readers will learn about each grasshopper's body including all the parts of its head, thorax, and abdomen. Where each grasshopper can be found is covered, as are which grasshoppers are the loudest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.726 HAM

Lamb, Anne

Summary: Meet the bugs of Beat Bugs Village.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN LAM

Sidman, Joyce

Summary: "Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 595.7 Sidman 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MER

Koch, Maryjo.

Summary: Weaving instructive text about metamorphosis, locomotion, pollination, camouflage, and migration with lyrical selections of poetry and prose from Shakespeare, Tennyson, and others, this book informs as it entertains.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithmark Publishers 1998

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 592 KOC

Walliser, Jessica.

Summary: This book identifies helpful and harmful insects found in the garden, and gives advice for effectively managing both types of insects organically. It is a field guide for quickly and easily identifying the most common invasive and beneficial insects in the garden; plus the best organic advice on how to attract the good guys and manage the bad guys, without reaching for the toxic chemicals. It...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Lynn's Press 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 595.7 WAL

Gauthier, Kelly

Summary: "Meet the coolest creepy crawlies on the planet! Get up-close-and-personal with the most interesting "bugs" around the world, and in your back yard!"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Applesauce Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 GAU

Arlon, Penelope.

Summary: An exploration of insects, featuring close-up images, facts, dictionary and encyclopedia entries, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 ARL

DiTerlizzi, Angela

Summary: From butterflies and moths to crickets and cicadas, a rhyming exploration of backyard-bug behavior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2016

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Facklam, Margery.

Summary: Rhyming text introduces bug-eating animals such as geckos, trout, or even people. Includes additional facts about each creature.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 592 FAC

Hughes, Catherine D.

Summary: This National Geographic volume introduces young children to bugs of all kinds, from backyard favourites, like ladybugs and lightning bugs, to more exotic species that inhabit rain forests and deserts around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Kids 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 Hughes 2014

Knetzger, Laura

Summary: Follows two bug friends, Stag-B and Rhino-B, as they explore their world and share adventures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RH Graphic 2021

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Manning, Matthew K.

Summary: Proud members of the Bug Society of Littleton, sixth-graders Doug, Josie, Kira, and Reginald, are transformed into part-insect superheroes when they get mixed up with a mad scientist's experiment involving radioactive bugs--and they have to use their insect superpowers to defeat the evil insect villain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MAN

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