Did you know that worker antsjust like the ones in this storyare always girls? Compelling ant facts like these fill mini sidebars in this enterprising and informative text!
So roll up your sleeves and put on your pink hardhat as you join these industrious ants for a tale of hard work and perseverance. Explore the inner workings of a lively ant colony as these determined laborers construct their underground home. An unexpected plot twist gives these tenacious terraformers in pink a surprising new direction for their community. Dynamic illustrations with humorous details, including tool-filled belts and stylish shoes, fill the pages of this inspiring tale of girl power!
|Publisher:||Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Heather Macht has been creating stories about dinosaurs since childhood. She earned her AA in fine arts from Florida State College at Jacksonville and had a career in business before becoming a full-time writer and mom. An active member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, Macht lives with her family in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.
David Harrington's affinity for art began at a young age, when he drew on everything-except paper. Since receiving a BFA from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, he has illustrated numerous children's books, including Pelican's Pecos Bill Invents the Ten-Gallon Hat, winner of the WWA Spur Award, Chachalaca Chiquita, Ole! Cinco de Mayo!, and The Boy Who Wouldn't Read.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
A unique concept by author Heather Macht, that combines STEM, lot's of interesting and fun facts about ants, an exciting adventure and plenty of girl power! Also a great resource for science class! David Harrington's art is fun, full of energy, and perfectly compliments the text. Highly recommend!