Snails

Snails

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Description

An introduction to the natural world, this book explores the growth of snails and answers children's questions about the life-cycles of these creatures. The text is simple and concise and is intended to stimulate interest in non-fiction books.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 192 x 249mm | 103g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • Puffin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • illustrations, glossary, index
  • 0140542698
  • 9780140542691

Table of contents

Snails move very slowly; these snails live in damp, dark places; two snails dance round each other; the snails mate; the snails lay their eggs; the eggs are left in the ground; the baby snails begin to grow; the snails hatch out of their eggs; the snails eat and grow; the snails' shells grow too; the snails prepare for winter; in spring the snails wake up; keeping your own snails; the life cycle of a snail; finding out more.show more