Stories Aloud
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Publication date: 02 Jun 2022
ISBN: 9781839942037
Size: 12 x 260 mm
Length: 64 pages

Everything You Know About Minibeasts is Wrong!


Minibeast fans will quickly become minibeast experts with this informative, inventive and entertaining take on an animal book!

Do you know all there is to know about minibeasts? Bees die when they sting you, centipedes have 100 legs and cockroaches are indestructible, right?

Well, this book is here to show you that you’re WRONG! But don’t worry, there are so many minibeasts out there it’s impossible to know everything about all of them . . .

So, let’s uncover the truth! From incredible insect architects to eating spiders in your sleep, discover how everything you think you know about creepy-crawlies is actually untrue in this in-depth, ingenious book which debunks many common myths about all kinds of minibeasts.

With fascinating, friendly and easy-to-understand text written by zoologist Dr. Nick Crumpton and amazingly detailed colour artwork on every page, this beautifully produced hardback gift book with an stunning tactile cover will impress insect fans of any age.

Also available in this series: Everything You Know About Dinosaurs is Wrong!

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“[W]ill turn young nature lovers into the next generation of entomologists!”

– Pam Norfolk, Lancashire Post

“[T]his book will inspire you to turn over stones and rotting logs all summer.”

Daily Mail

“It’s a brilliant reference for young explorers and includes a handy guide to the kit and techniques needed for your own minibeast investigations.”

Absolutely Education

“This book is neatly illustrated and succinctly written, balancing well the line between scientific fact and fun and with plenty of up-to-date science.”

– Nature Ecology and Evolution journal

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