Spiders and Their Webs

Spiders and Their Webs

By Darlyne A. Murawski

National Geographic Society, Hardcover, 9780792269793, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 2004

Spider webs that mimic flowers? A spider that "lassos" its prey? A web large enough to cover a garbage truck? These are just a few of the incredible "did you knows" kids will discover in the irresistible book about the fascinating and diverse ways spiders use their webs to trap prey.

About the Author
Author and photographer Darlyne A. Murawski has researched and documented caterpillars from India to Papua New Guinea. The subjects of her seven articles in "National Geographic" magazine include butterflies, moths, and caterpillars.