Insects and their relatives

Meet some of our many-legged distant cousins by looking at the books in this feature.
Buzz

Buzz

Caroline Bingham, Ben Morgan, Matthew Robertson
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
DK, 1983   ISBN: 978-0756629120
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Snow Day! A winter tale

Snow Day! A winter tale

Joan Holub
Illustrator:  Will Terry 
Fiction
for ages 4 to 6
Simon and Schuster, 2008   ISBN: 1416951350
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Scaredy-Pants: A Halloween Story

Scaredy-Pants: A Halloween Story

Joan Holub
Illustrator:  Will Terry 
Fiction
For ages 3 to 5
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-1416909569
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Pest Fest

Pest Fest

Julia Durango
Illustrator:  Kurt Cyrus 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-0689855696
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I saw an ant in a parking lot

I saw an ant in a parking lot

Joshua Prince
Illustrator:  Macky Pamintuan 
For ages 3 to 6
Sterling, 2007   ISBN: 978-1402738234
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The Crunching Munching Caterpillar

The Crunching Munching Caterpillar

Picture Book
For ages 3 to 5
Tiger Tales, 2003   ISBN: 978-1589250253
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Good Luck! A St. Patrick’s Day Story

Good Luck! A St. Patrick’s Day Story

Joan Holub
Illustrator:  Will Terry 
Fiction
For ages 3 to 5
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-1416909552
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Jingle Bugs

Jingle Bugs

David A. Carter
Novelty Book
For ages 3 to 6
Simon and Schuster, 2004   ISBN: 978-0689874161
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Birthday Bugs

Birthday Bugs

David A. Carter
Novelty Book
For ages 3 to 5
Simon and Schuster, 2004   ISBN: 978-0689818585
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The Cricket Winter

The Cricket Winter

Felice Holman
Illustrator:  Robyn Thomas 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Eerdmans, 2006   ISBN: 978-0802852892
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A Mama Bug’s Love

A Mama Bug’s Love

Janet Lawler, William C. Wolff
Illustrator:  Rick Peterson 
Novelty Book
For ages 3 to 5
Simon and Schuster, 2006   ISBN: 978-1416915485
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Little Spider Finger Puppet Book

Little Spider Finger Puppet Book

For ages 2 to 4
Chronicle Books, 2007   ISBN: 978-0811861045
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