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The Curious World of Bugs: The Bugman's Guide to the Mysterious and Remarkable Lives of Things That Crawl
     

The Curious World of Bugs: The Bugman's Guide to the Mysterious and Remarkable Lives of Things That Crawl

by Daniel Marlos
 

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If you've ever wondered what that leggy, buzzing creature was in your bathroom (or backyard, bed, or pantry), perhaps you've come across WhatsThatBug.com, where people around the world go to ask "What's that bug?" From mating African beetles to the tiniest of bedbugs, Daniel Marlos (The Bugman) has identified them all.

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Overview

If you've ever wondered what that leggy, buzzing creature was in your bathroom (or backyard, bed, or pantry), perhaps you've come across WhatsThatBug.com, where people around the world go to ask "What's that bug?" From mating African beetles to the tiniest of bedbugs, Daniel Marlos (The Bugman) has identified them all.

The Curious World of Bugs is a miscellany of illuminating facts, curiosities, helpful hints, and remarkable science about the bugs that share our world-a compendium that celebrates bugs for what they truly are: strange, mysterious, cute, beautiful, and occasionally disturbing.

Gorgeously illustrated with vintage drawings, The Curious World of Bugs offers a glimpse into the magical world of bugs that bite, infest, fascinate, repulse, and inform us all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780399536137
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/05/2010
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
2.40(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Daniel Marlos (aka The Bugman) created "What's That Bug?" in 1998 as a print column in American Homebody. The column spun off into a unique website in 2000 that garners more attention each year. Accolades include Yahoo! Pick of the Week, USA Today Hot Site and coverage in Real Simple and Sunset magazines.

Marlos is a visual artist, known primarily for making photographs and experimental films. The Curious World of Bugs is his first book.

Find out more about the bugs in your life at WhatsThatBug.com.

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