by Douglas Florian

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“Mosquitoes are thin./Mosquitoes are rude./They feast on your skin/For take-out food.” Children will delight in the playful language and hilarious illustrations while they learn about twenty-one insects that will bug or beguile them. From swooping dragonflies and twirling whirligig beetles to marching army ants and feasting mosquitoes, here is one pest infestation you’ll welcome into your home!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780152163358
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 04/28/2002
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 448,856
Product dimensions: 10.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.13(d)
Age Range: 6 - 10 Years

About the Author

DOUGLAS FLORIAN has written and illustrated numerous books of poetry for children. He lives in Jamaica, New York.

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"Florian's elegant poems and watercolor collages are a treat."—Los Angeles Times
(star)"The clever artwork . . . and arachnid verse it illustrates will delight readers."—Booklist
(star)"There are other books of poetry about insects . . . but none match Insectlopedia."—School Library Journal

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