The Beetle Book

Written and illustrated by Steve Jenkins

Reinforced trade edition

Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Imprint Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ISBN


Awards and Honors <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> Best Children’s Book of 2012; NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K—12: 2013; <i>SLJ</i> Best Children’s Books 2012, Nonfiction; <i>Booklist</i> Top 10 Books for Youth 2012, Science & Health; <i>Booklist</i> Lasting Connections of 2012, Science; ALSC 2013 Notable Children’s Books, Middle Readers

The Beetle Book

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“Line up every kind of plant and animal on Earth . . . and one of every four will be a beetle.” Some stink, some sprint, and all are fascinating. Latin names given for each beetle in the book, along with the part of the world where it’s found and its size. Full-color illustrations in torn- and cut-paper collage.
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