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

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

Porcupines From Two “Points” of View

(Borrowed this photo from Free Stock Photos for websites – FreeDigitalPhotos.net) “The North American porcupine waddles through the forests of North America” begins Porcupines by Sandra Markle. As part of the Animal Prey series, this book explains what prey and … Continue reading