Creep and Flutter

Creep and Flutter Cover

Creep and Flutter

By Jim Arnosky

Sterling Children's Books, Hardcover, 9781402777660, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2012

Description
In his fourth stunning nonfiction picture book for Sterling Children's Books, acclaimed naturalist and illustrator Jim Arnosky brings out the beauty--and the wow and the yuck factors--of hundreds of insects and spiders.Eight spectacular gatefolds show moths and mosquitoes, butterflies and beetles, spiders and silverfish life-size, up-close, and personal "A CCBC Choice 2013, the annual best-of-the-year list of the Cooperative Children's Book Center.


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.


Praise For Creep and Flutter

Praise for Wild Tracks:
A 2009 ALA Notable Book “A splendid example of Arnosky's skill at making natural history come alive for young readers.”--Kirkus Reviews, starred review
“Arnosky's infectious enthusiasm for nature is evident...Worthy...for its inviting format and its promising premise that kids can find tracks, interpret them, and have a great time outdoors.”--School Library Journal, starred review
“A terrific beginning field guide...the uniformly lovely illustrations and the compelling concept make this a book that young naturalists will enjoy year-round.”--Booklist Praise for Slither and Crawl:
A 2009 Parents' Choice List of Recommended Titles
"Arnosky's painterly eye and personal observations match handsomely in this face-to-face experience…. handsome, informative."--School Library Journal  (starred review)
“…beautiful and very detailed illustrations--Arnosky's love of nature is contagious." --Library Media Connection