Bugs (A Day in the Life): What Do Bees, Ants, and Dragonflies Get up to All Day?

Category: Book
Illustrated By: Prabhat, Chaaya
By (author): Ware, Dr. Jessica L.
Series: A Day In The Life
Subject:  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / General
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Insects, Spiders, etc.
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: St. Martin's Publishing Group
Published: March 2022
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 48
Size: 10.04in x 8.50in
Our Price:
$ 22.99
Availability:
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*

Set over a 24-hour period, meet busy honeybees, transforming caterpillars, and an army of leafcutter ants in this kids' nonfiction book about the coolest insects on Earth.

Follow the lives of individual bugs as they fly, hunt, hide, and scuttle their way through their day. Bug expert Dr. Jessica L. Ware introduces characters from cicadas to butterflies in the style of a nature documentary, with a sprinkling of simple science explanations perfect for future zoologists. Witness incredible moments including:

• A dragonfly escaping a hungry frog
• A shield bug looking after her newly-hatched babies
• A gigantic comet moth with superpowered wings

Beautifully illustrated by Chaaya Prabhat and packed with animal facts, Bugs (A Day in the Life) is one of the first titles in an exciting new series of animal books from Neon Squid.

Also available: Big Cats (A Day in the Life)

From The Publisher*A beautifully illustrated nonfiction story about insects by bug expert Dr. Jessica L. Ware, following bees, ants, dragonflies, and more over the course of one day.
Biographical Note

Dr. Jessica L. Ware is an insect expert who works at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Her work focuses on how insects evolved over time-particularly dragonflies, damselflies, termites, cockroaches, and mantises! She is the current president of the Worldwide Dragonfly Association, and serves as Vice President of the Entomological Society of America. Dr. Ware has been awarded a presidential award from the US government for her work on insect evolution.

Chaaya Prabhat is a graphic designer, illustrator, and lettering artist. After completing her MA in Graphic Design from Savannah College of Art and Design, she now works in Chennai, India. She has worked with clients including Penguin, Hachette, Snapchat, Google, and The Obama Foundation.