The Resource Bugs in danger : our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles, Mark Kurlansky ; illustrated by Jia Liu

Bugs in danger : our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles, Mark Kurlansky ; illustrated by Jia Liu

Label
Bugs in danger : our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles
Title
Bugs in danger
Title remainder
our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles
Statement of responsibility
Mark Kurlansky ; illustrated by Jia Liu
Title variation
Our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents information about extinction in insects, looking at natural extinction as well as that caused by human activity, and offers suggestions on what people can do to help save insects
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10823509
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kurlansky, Mark
Dewey number
595.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • IL: Grades 7-8
LC call number
QL467.2
LC item number
.K87 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Liu, Jia
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Insects
  • Endangered species
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles
Label
Bugs in danger : our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles, Mark Kurlansky ; illustrated by Jia Liu
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part one: The insect world. 1: Fly swatters -- 2: How bugs fit in -- 3: The dinner and the diner -- 4: The natural disorder -- 5: Being attractive -- Part two: Bees. 6: A charmer with a sting -- 7: Honey, I'm home -- 8: Bee movie -- 9: Why bees boogie -- 10: The struggle of BEEing -- 11: The vanishing act -- Part three: Beetles.12: Meet the beetles -- 13: What good are they? -- 14: The heartbreaker -- 15: When the lights go out -- Part four: Butterflies. 16: Beautiful Lepidoptera -- 17: The incredible journey -- 18: Surviving a changing world -- 19: An unbroken dance -- 20: The dangerous net -- Conclusion. 21: Stops along the road to loneliness -- 22: Killer biology -- 23: What can I do? -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9781547600854
Lccn
2019019148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Bugs in danger : our vanishing bees, butterflies, and beetles, Mark Kurlansky ; illustrated by Jia Liu
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part one: The insect world. 1: Fly swatters -- 2: How bugs fit in -- 3: The dinner and the diner -- 4: The natural disorder -- 5: Being attractive -- Part two: Bees. 6: A charmer with a sting -- 7: Honey, I'm home -- 8: Bee movie -- 9: Why bees boogie -- 10: The struggle of BEEing -- 11: The vanishing act -- Part three: Beetles.12: Meet the beetles -- 13: What good are they? -- 14: The heartbreaker -- 15: When the lights go out -- Part four: Butterflies. 16: Beautiful Lepidoptera -- 17: The incredible journey -- 18: Surviving a changing world -- 19: An unbroken dance -- 20: The dangerous net -- Conclusion. 21: Stops along the road to loneliness -- 22: Killer biology -- 23: What can I do? -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9781547600854
Lccn
2019019148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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