Praying Mantis vs. Giant Hornet: Battle of the Powerful Predators

Praying Mantis vs. Giant Hornet: Battle of the Powerful Predators

by Alicia Z. Klepeis


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It's a bug-eat-bug world out there. Get ready for action-packed mayhem with some of the world's biggest, creepiest hugs' First learn all about their strengths, weaknesses, weapons, and abilities. Then watch from the edge of your seat to see which hug will claim the ultimate victory! The praying mantis strikes out faster than the eye can see. The giant hornet wields a vicious stinger packed with venom. What happens when these bugs lace off in a deadly encounter? Learn all about these bugs and Stick around to hail the victor!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781491480717
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2016
Series: Bug Wars
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 860L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 9 Years

About the Author

From jellybeans to strange snakes, Alicia Klepeis loves to research fun and out-of-the-ordinary topics that make nonfiction exciting for readers. Alicia Klepeis began her career at the National Geographic Society. Alicia’s travels have taken her from Singapore to Sydney to Sumbawa. Everywhere she goes she samples the local ice cream, gum, and candy options. Alicia has written several books and magazine articles for many markets, and is currently working on several nonfiction projects on international food, cool inventions, and world cultures. She lives with her family in upstate New York.

Table of Contents

Welcome to Bug Wars!: 4

The Combatants 6

Size 8

Speed and Agility 10

Defenses 12

Praying Mantis Weapons 14

Giant Hornet Weapons 16

Weaknesses 18

Attack Style 20

Get Ready to Rumble! 24

The Battle Begins! 24

Glossary 30


Internet Sites 31

Index 32

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