The Best Book of Snakes

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Kingfisher, Apr 19, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
Realistic illustrations capture each individual species, while evocative text and dramatic artwork recreate the life, habitats, and behavior of these fascinating reptiles—from harmless grass snakes to the deadly taipan of Australia. This handy paperback is just the thing for young herpetologists on the go.

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User Review  - 777100987 - LibraryThing

This book could be used in one of my lessons on ecology or evolution. Many environmental features associated with particular species of snakes are demonstrated. The author is accurate in all of her ... Read full review

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User Review  - bperkins07 - LibraryThing

Genre: This is a good example of an informational book. It has many facts about snakes in different areas, for example how snakes move, how they are born, how they eat and hunt, or they are camouflaged, and their habitats, among other things. Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Christiane Gunzi is the author of several natural history books for children. Her works for Kingfisher include The Best Book of Big Cats, The Best Book of Snakes, The Best Book of Endangered and Extinct Animals, and The Best Book of Whales and Dolphins.

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