What is smaller than a pygmy shrew?
A pygmy shrew is small; it's among the smallest of mammals. What could be smaller? Well, a ladybug--a pygmy shrew would look like a mammoth to a ladybug's eyes. But then, that same ladybug would look gigantic next to protozoa.Robert E. Wells, author of Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There Is? now invites you to explore the large world of the very small.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - crisoneg - LibraryThing
This is a great informational text that introduces an abstract concept, size and value! It highlights very tiny things you would not normally see, through the lens of a microscope. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kmacneill - LibraryThing
This book has a great comparison concept. At first it compares a pigmy shrew (which is really small) to an animal that is bigger than it. It then compares a pigmy shrew to an animal which is smaller ... Read full review