Gila Monster

Gila Monster

by Anita Ganeri


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This book follows a Gila Monster through its day as it sleeps, eats, and moves in its desert habitat.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781432947811
Publisher: Capstone
Publication date: 01/01/2011
Series: A Day in the Life: Desert Animals
Pages: 24
Sales rank: 822,037
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: NC500L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 7 Years

About the Author

Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of information books for children. Educated at Cambridge University, she has written more than 300 books, including the best-selling 'Horrible Geography' series (Scholastic Children's Books) which won a 2009 Blue Peter Book Award. She writes widely on animals and the natural world. A recent title for Raintree, A Day in the Life of Rainforest Animals: Capybara, has been shortlisted for a Maryland Blue Crab Award 2012. Anita lives in the north of England with her husband, children and assorted pets.

Table of Contents

What is a Gila monster? — Where do Gila monsters live? — What do Gila monsters look like? — What do Gila monsters do during the day? — What do Gila monsters do at night? — What do Gila monsters eat? — How do Gila monsters defend themselves? — Where are baby Gila monsters born? — What do Gila monsters do in the winter?

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