Nic Bishop Snakes

Nic Bishop Snakes

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Baker & Taylor
Introduces snakes and provides information on their physical characteristics, how they hunt, and why some snakes are poisonous.

Scholastic
YIKES!!! Join naturalist Nic Bishop for a closer look at scaly, scary snakes!

Snakes are scaly, scary, silent predators. They use powerful venom or crushing strength to overwhelm their victims. Then they swallow them whole!

With breathtaking full-page images, Sibert Medal-winning photographer Nic Bishop introduces the terrifying and beautiful world of snakes. The simple, engaging text presents both basic information and captivating details about the appearance, habits, and remarkable abilities of these amazing reptiles. An index and glossary are included, along with an author's note detailing his research and the fun stories behind the photographs.


Baker
& Taylor

The award-winning naturalist and photographer of such books as Nic Bishop Lizards combines comprehensive, basic information about snake behaviors, appearances and abilities with sumptuous images, in a volume complemented by an index, a glossary and author's research notes.

Publisher: New York : Scholastic Nonfiction, [2012]
Copyright Date: ©2012
ISBN: 9780545206389
Branch Call Number: JUV 597.96 Bishop 2012
Characteristics: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm

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Alicia_Keys Jul 15, 2014

These pictures are amazing probably better than National Geographic's!

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Oct 20, 2012

Snakes are not scary; shame on you for perpetuating this untruth. Snakes are warm, beautiful creatures who have special adaptations for their environment. Not all snakes are harmful to humans; however, they all should be treated with respect. Lovely book!

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