Boa Constrictors

Boa Constrictors

by Melanie A. Howard
     
 

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Deep in the South American jungle, a boa constrictor drops from a tree onto its prey. Soon its body is wrapped around its meal, squeezing it to death. Learn more about these big snakes, including where they live, how they hunt, and why some of them make good pets.

Overview

Deep in the South American jungle, a boa constrictor drops from a tree onto its prey. Soon its body is wrapped around its meal, squeezing it to death. Learn more about these big snakes, including where they live, how they hunt, and why some of them make good pets.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429672832
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
08/01/2011
Series:
Wild About Snakes
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile:
IG890L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 14 Years

Meet the Author

Melanie Howard has been writing for children for more than 10 years. She enjoys learning new skills and has worked at a variety of jobs. She taught art in Guatemala and English in Spain. Her love of books also led her to be a bookstore clerk and an editor.
Melanie teaches creative writing through community education in her home town of Hastings, Minnesota. She is on the lookout for her next big adventure.

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