In Fearsome, Scary, and Creepy Animals, young readers will discover the truth about the most feared creatures on this planet. Are these animals brutal killers or endangered victims? Each 48-page book addresses a high-interest topic, such as sharks, snakes, and spiders. While highlighting important scientific information such as the animal's habitat, diet, and how to avoid attacks, each book shows that these creatures are fascinating and need to be appreciated. Each book uses chapter format and simple, clear sentences, and contains a fact page, a further reading list with Internet addresses, a glossary, and an index.In Sinister Snakes, author Elaine Landau uses dramatic real-life examples to explain what it is like to be bitten by a snake and the methods available for treatment of snake bites. Scientific information about the anatomy, habitats, behavior, and diet of snakes, along with full-color photographs and a Fast Facts section, make this a must-read for anyone who is interested in -- or afraid of -- snakes.
- Hardback | 48 pages
- 195.1 x 232.7 x 9.1mm | 312.98g
- 01 May 2003
- ENSLOW ELEMENTARY
- United States