Praying Mantises

Praying Mantises: Hungry Insect Heroes (Insect World) by Sandra Markle Finally, a book about praying mantises that doesn’t perpetuate the myth that female praying mantises always eat their mates. Sandra Markle writes in Praying Mantises: Hungry Insect Heroes, “Scientists report … Continue reading






Penguin Secrets Revealed

Secret of the Puking Penguins . . . and More! by Ana María Rodríguez Secret of the Puking Penguins and the other books in the Animal Secrets Revealed! series are actually well kept secrets themselves. Hidden behind the blaring, attention-grabbing … Continue reading






Bouncing Baby Spiders

Babies are always cute, but some people might have trouble with using the words cute and spider in the same sentence. Those readers may change their minds after picking up Sneaky, Spinning Baby Spiders by Sandra Markle. In this book … Continue reading