A Beetle Is Shy

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A Beetle Is Shy

by Dianna Hutts Aston

Illustrations by Sylvia Long

Part of a Series: Is.

First Release:

May 2016

ISBN: 9781452127125

“A beetle is colossal . . . and microscopic.” Some beetles are so large they can snap pencils with their jaws. . . . And some are so tiny they can pass through the eye of a needle. Full-color watercolor illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781452127125
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Chronicle
    Page Count: 44
    Trim Size: 9" x 11"
    Lexile: Level: NC1070L
    Awards & Honors: Parents’ Choice Awards, Nonfiction Silver, Spring 2016
    NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books 2017
    2017 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize Finalist, Picture Book
    ILA Teachers’ Choices 2017 Reading List
    Genre: Nonfic
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