Everything You Need to Know About Snakes, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465412174
  • ISBN-13: 9781465412171
  • DDC: 597.96
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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From speedy slithering creatures and living dragons to snakes that fly and shed skin, Everything You Need to Know About Snakes explores the fascinating world of reptiles. Readers will discover how far a cobra can spit, a gallery of fangs, how to survive a snake attack, the life cycle of a snake, and the Titanoboa-a 50-foot-long prehistoric snake- while also learning about lizards, crocodiles, tortoises, and turtles. Packed with incredible images, fun games and quizzes, plus shocking facts on anatomy, diet, and behavior, kids will want to dip into this guide time and again.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Reptile Family Tree.
3: Monster Snake.
4: The Snake Charmer.
5: Snake Babies.
6: Scaly Skin.
7: Hibernation.
8: Dancing Adders.
9: Rattlesnake.
10: Slithering Snakes.
11: What’s Inside?.
12: Snake Senses.
13: Scary Fangs.
14: Venom.
15: Spitting Cobra.
16: Most Deadly Snakes.
17: A Tight Squeeze.
18: Swallowing Prey.
19: Python vs. Alligator.
20: Snake Tales.
21: Snake or Fake?.
22: Hide and Seek.
23: Colorful Chameleons.
24: Defense Tactics.
25: Little and Large.
26: What’s for Dinner?.
27: Crocodile Ambush.
28: Water Reptiles.
29: Sea Turtle Migration.
30: Expert Climber.
31: Planet of the Iguanas.
32: Living Fossils.
33: Disgusting Dragons.
34: Super Gliders.
35: Desert Dwellers.
36: Ancient Tortoises.