Snakes (Hardcover)

By Nic Bishop

Scholastic, 9780545206389, 48pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2012



With breathtaking full-page images, the Sibert Medal-winning photographer introduces the terrifying and beautiful world of snakes. The simple, engaging text presents basic information and details about the appearance, habits, and the remarkable abilities of these reptiles.

About the Author

Nic Bishop is the author and photographer of many award-winning books for children, including RED-EYED TREE FROG; CHAMELEON, CHAMELEON; NIC BISHOP SPIDERS; and most recently, NIC BISHOP LIZARDS. He has a doctorate in biological sciences and a passionate interest in many of the smaller animals on our planet. Originally from New Zealand, Nic lives in Michigan. Visit him online at