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Seeley, M. H.

Summary: It s a good thing this spider s prey can t read, because this spider s name gives away its secret. Trap-door spiders build burrows that double as slick traps they use to catch a tasty meal. These cunning eight-legged terrors hide at the bottom of the burrow and wait for dinner to show up at its door. Through incredible photographs showing the building and use of these nests, readers explore the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 SEE

Hayes, Amy

Summary: The good news is that unless you live in Australia, you likely won t encounter funnel-web spiders in your backyard. Vacationing there, though, exposes you to more than 40 kinds of funnel-web spiders, and many are extremely poisonous. This book takes a look at many of these amazing creatures, exploring how they build their funnel-shaped burrows and where they like to live. With full-color...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 HAY

Shofner, Melissa Raé

Summary: If a spider has giant in its name, it s bound to terrorize people of all ages. These large arachnids are the world s largest spider by leg span. What s more they don t build webs! Instead, they hunt down their prey like so many other predators. Through full-color photographs of these dazzling creatures and engaging text, readers explore the world of the giant huntsman to learn how and where...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2018

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Spanier, Kristine

Summary: "In Garden Spiders, young readers will learn about the physical features and characteristics of garden spiders. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage beginning readers as they learn about this spider"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bullfrog Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 SPA

Keppeler, Jill

Summary: Explores The Fascinating World Of Black Widow Spiders. Correlated To Common Core, Texas Treks, Virginia Sols, And Georgia Performance Standards.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 KEP

Machajewski, Sarah

Summary: These killer spiders don t like to be bothered, and most people will gladly keep their distance. When they do get close to humans, however, it can be very dangerous. A brown recluse bite is full of venom and needs immediate medical attention. This book is full of facts about these fierce arachnids, how they live, and what to do if you find yourself face-to-face with the feared brown recluse....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 MAC

Gleisner, Jenna Lee

Summary: "In Water Spiders, young readers will learn about the physical features and characteristics of water spiders. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage beginning readers as they learn about this type of spider."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bullfrog Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 GLE

Summary: A richly illustrated Kidsbooks volume on bats, snakes, spiders and lizards.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kidsbooks 2007

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Markle, Sandra.

Summary: Presents information about fishing spiders, describing their physical features, how they relate and differ from other spiders, and where they live.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Company 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.44 MAR

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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Pryce, Trevor.

Summary: While the Kulipari, the Amphibilands elite fighting group of poisonous frogs, is away, young Darel hopefully assembles a motley crew of friends to fend off an attack by the spell caster called the Spider Queen, and Lord Marmoo, leader of the scorpions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PRY

Gravel, ©lise.

Summary: Part of a series of hilarious non-fiction about disgusting creatures, this book looks at the spider. It covers such topics as the spider's habitats (pretty much everywhere but outer space), the silk it spins (it can trap prey and makes a nifty bowtie), and its parenting practice (female spiders carry around their eggs in a silk purse). Although silly and off-the-wall, The Spider contains real...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Dell, Pamela

Summary: Say hello to spiders, scorpions, mites, and ticks! Arachnids is a colorful photo-filled animal-science reference book for young readers and browsers. Not only will kids discover basic topics such as habitat, anatomy, and diet, but they'll also be treated to fun topics such as arachnids in mythology and art -- all written in a clear, concise way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 DEL

Markle, Sandra.

Summary: Presents information about the crab spider, including photographs and diagrams, how they relate and differ from other spiders, and where they live.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Pub. Company 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.44 MAR

Cole, Joanna.

Summary: An introduction to the arachnid world explains how a hungry garden spider must obtain food by carefully building a web and then patiently waiting to catch something

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group 1995

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 595.4 COL

McGinty, Alice B.

Summary: Introduces spiders who leave their webs to search for prey, explaining their physical characteristics, their homes, and their behavior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.44 MCG

Greenland, Caroline.

Summary: A colorful and informative book about the habits, habitat, characteristics, and diet of coyotes and spiders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2001

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 591

McGeddon, R.

Summary: "Giant spiders overrun the town of Sitting Duck, and Sam, Artie, and Emmie must work together to save the day"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Imprint 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC MCG

Shi, Qian

Summary: Stanley the spider must make a new start after rain comes and collapses the home he has spun and filled with his collection of seeds, twigs, leaves, and other precious items.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andersen Press USA 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E SHI

West, Tracey

Summary: Drake has a dream about a new dragon that is somehow trapped in a cave, so Drake, Ana and their two dragons set off to find the Rainbow Dragon's dragon master, Obi. Together they must rescue the Rainbow Dragon, Dayo, from Kwaku, a giant spider who spins a deadly web.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED WES

Chinery, Michael.

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics and life cycle of the spider.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Troll Associates 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 595.44 CHI

Furstinger, Nancy

Summary: Each book in the Animals Are Awesome series offers insight into the fascinating lives of some of the world's most incredible animals. This book contains facts about spiders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 12 Story Library 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.4 FUR

Markle, Sandra.

Summary: Examines the appearance and anatomy of wolf spiders, members of the arachnid family, looks at how they develop from egg to adult, and discusses their senses, defenses, and reproduction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.44 MAR

Summary: Charlotte's web (2006): A remake of the 1973 animated film mixing live action and digital special effects to tell the story of a rescued pig's bond with a young girl and a wise spider. Charlotte's web (1973): Charlotte the spider teaches Wilbur the pig, Templeton the rat and the other barnyard animals lessons on friendship, trust and love. Charlotte's web 2 : Wilbur's great adventure (2003):...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2013

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ch