Insect Detective

Read and Wonder

By Steve Voake; Charlotte Voake (Illustrator)
(Candlewick, Paperback, 9780763658168, 32pp.)

Publication Date: February 28, 2012

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Description

Young readers will definitely catch the bug when they see this enticing, fact-filled invitation to explore the world of insects.

A Junior Library Guild Selection

Right now, all around us, thousands of insects are doing strange and wonderful things: wasps are building nests, ants are collecting food, and dragonflies are readying for the hunt. But it’s not always easy to catch sight of these six-legged creatures: you have to know where to look. Guided by this book, readers will happily become insect detectives and find out just what those bugs are up to.




About the Author

Steve Voake is the author of the Daisy Dawson series and several novels for young adults. He lives in Somerset, England.

Charlotte Voake is Steve’s cousin and the author-illustrator of many award-winning picture books, including HELLO TWINS. She is also the illustrator of Vivian French’s CATERPILLAR, CATERPILLAR. She lives in Surrey, England.

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