You've seen them in your house, and in your yard. They're spiders. But there is more to these little guys than just their cobwebs. Spiders can be interesting if you take the time to get to know them. For example: do you know:
What part of a spider’s body contains the lungs?
What are book lungs?
How many eyes does a spider have?
Why a spider doesn’t stick to his own web?
How many kinds of spiders there are?
Find out what a spider looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts.
All measurements in American and metric.
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Caitlind Alexander is the author of over 60 books for children, including the Jamie and Kendall Broderick Mystery series, the Wonderful World of Animals series, the Miss Jones series, and a number of books in the 14 Fun Facts and 101 Fun Facts series.
Caitlind is also an accomplished speaker. She has given numerous talks to children and school classes. She also gives talks and seminars for writers on topics ranging from creating believable characters to publishing ebooks.
She lives in California where she loves to visit historic places and learn about new things. She also loves to travel and has been all over the world.