Slither and Crawl

Slither and Crawl

Eye to Eye with Reptiles

By Jim Arnosky

Sterling, Hardcover, 9781402739866, 31pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2009

Snake fangs, alligator claws, and turtle shells all life-size " "Go belly down on the ground, eye to reptilian eye, with acclaimed naturalist Jim Arnosky. Through large gatefolds and marvelously detailed, realistic art, he takes kids (safely ) up close and personal with these slithery, crawly creatures. Arnosky explains how to identify venomous snakes and their harmless cousins, where to find a 200-pound lizard, how to avoid becoming an alligator's lunch, and much more. It's the perfect gift for a budding naturalist, animal lover, or artist."A 2009 Parents' Choice Award Winner.

About the Author
Jim Arnosky, a renowned naturalist, is the author and illustrator of many books for children about animals and nature, including the popular Crinkleroot books. He lives in South Ryegate, Vermont.