This fun series introduces readers to some of the grossest and squirmiest creatures that our planet has to offer. Each book richly explores its slimy subject with full color photographs and a lively narrative. The list of gross facts and graphic organizers are additional features that are sure to please. Readers will learn about what flies like to eat, why snails have shells, and so much more. Young readers will be inspired to learn more about the natural world outside their classroom or library.