Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle

by Cheryl Bardoe

Illustrations by Alan Marks

Another animal’s waste is the dung beetles’ treasure. Learn how these remarkable creatures get their nutrients—and how their stockpiles feed roots, leaves, fruits, and flowers. Information about finding dung beetles. Facts about dung beetles. Glossary. Selected bibliography. Full-color illustrations done in watercolor and pencil.

ISBN: 9781580895545

JLG Release: June 2014

JLG Member Price
$12.00

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Nonfiction Early Elementary

Grades K-2

$204.60/year

12 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9781580895545

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Charlesbridge

    Page Count

    32

    Trim Size

    9" x 9"

    Dewey Classification

    595.76/49

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 5.6, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 8.5, Points: 2

    Lexile

    Level: 1000L

    Awards & Honors

    The Cook Prize, 2015 Finalist; NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K–12: 2015;; 2015 John Burroughs Riverby Award

    Genre

    Nonfic


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