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Blood Suckers!: Deadly Mosquito Bites
     

Blood Suckers!: Deadly Mosquito Bites

by John DiConsiglio
 

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Bzzz! A pesky mosquito lands on your arm and drinks some of your blood. It leaves behind an itchy bump. But if that's all it leaves behind, you should be happy. Every year, mosquitoes infect millions of people with deadly diseases. It's up to mosquito hunters-scientists and doctors-to stop them. Want to know more? Buzz through this book and read about: what you need

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Bzzz! A pesky mosquito lands on your arm and drinks some of your blood. It leaves behind an itchy bump. But if that's all it leaves behind, you should be happy. Every year, mosquitoes infect millions of people with deadly diseases. It's up to mosquito hunters-scientists and doctors-to stop them. Want to know more? Buzz through this book and read about: what you need to know about the diseases mosquitoes spread; how the experts identified a mysterious illness in New York City; the short, bloody life of the mosquito; and whether being a mosquito hunter might be in your future!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780531175293
Publisher:
Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Series:
24/7: Science Behind the Scenes Series: Medical Files
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
6.61(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.14(d)
Lexile:
770L (what's this?)
Age Range:
13 - 17 Years

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