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The Resource Wicked bugs : the meanest, deadliest, grossest bugs on earth, Amy Stewart ; illustrated by Briony Morrow Gribbs

Wicked bugs : the meanest, deadliest, grossest bugs on earth, Amy Stewart ; illustrated by Briony Morrow Gribbs

Label
Wicked bugs : the meanest, deadliest, grossest bugs on earth
Title
Wicked bugs
Title remainder
the meanest, deadliest, grossest bugs on earth
Statement of responsibility
Amy Stewart ; illustrated by Briony Morrow Gribbs
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Wicked Bugs: The Meanest, Deadliest, Grossest Bugs on Earth is a middle-grade adaptation of Amy Stewart's Wicked Bugs that features profiles of the world's scariest, deadliest, and grossest bugs, from the most painful hornet to flies that transmit deadly diseases to millipedes that stop traffic, to "bookworms" that devour libraries. With its featured bugs organized by categories that match the upper elementary science curriculum, this humorous, fascinating, and seriously icky book will has color illustrations throughout"--
Summary
Thematically organized profiles of the world's most notorious insects includes examples ranging from predators and scavengers to destructive, stinging and poisonous species, in a younger reader's adaptation of the award-winning author's adult book by the same title
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10575200
Cataloging source
CoCr/DLC
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Stewart, Amy
Dewey number
632/.7
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8 to 12
  • Grades 4 to 6
  • 1210L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
SB931
LC item number
.S83 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1210
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Morrow-Cribbs, Briony
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Insect pests
  • Arachnida
  • Arachnida
  • Insect pests
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the meanest, deadliest, grossest bugs on Earth
Label
Wicked bugs : the meanest, deadliest, grossest bugs on earth, Amy Stewart ; illustrated by Briony Morrow Gribbs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Brazilian wandering spider -- Tsetse fly -- Assassin bug -- Mosquito -- Oriental rat flea -- Curse of the scorpion -- Cockroach -- Deer tick -- Bed bug -- Body lice -- Head lice -- The enemy within -- Nightcrawler -- Brown marmorated stink bug -- African bat bug -- Millipede -- Zombies -- Death-watch beetle -- Rocky mountain locust -- Mountain pine beetle -- Formosan subterranean termite -- Corpse eaters -- Asian giant hornet -- Paederus beetle -- Brown recluse -- Giant centipede -- Scabies mite -- Bombardier beetle -- Tarantula -- Stinging caterpillars -- The ants go marching -- Black widow -- Chigoe flea -- Chigger mite -- Sand fly -- Black fly -- Filth fly -- I've got you under my skin -- Fear of bugs
Control code
1825926
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 177 pages
Isbn
9781616207557
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017013260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781616207557
  • (OCoLC)981908014
Label
Wicked bugs : the meanest, deadliest, grossest bugs on earth, Amy Stewart ; illustrated by Briony Morrow Gribbs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Brazilian wandering spider -- Tsetse fly -- Assassin bug -- Mosquito -- Oriental rat flea -- Curse of the scorpion -- Cockroach -- Deer tick -- Bed bug -- Body lice -- Head lice -- The enemy within -- Nightcrawler -- Brown marmorated stink bug -- African bat bug -- Millipede -- Zombies -- Death-watch beetle -- Rocky mountain locust -- Mountain pine beetle -- Formosan subterranean termite -- Corpse eaters -- Asian giant hornet -- Paederus beetle -- Brown recluse -- Giant centipede -- Scabies mite -- Bombardier beetle -- Tarantula -- Stinging caterpillars -- The ants go marching -- Black widow -- Chigoe flea -- Chigger mite -- Sand fly -- Black fly -- Filth fly -- I've got you under my skin -- Fear of bugs
Control code
1825926
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 177 pages
Isbn
9781616207557
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017013260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781616207557
  • (OCoLC)981908014

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