Chirp, Chirp!: Crickets in Your Backyard

Chirp, Chirp!: Crickets in Your Backyard

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Overview

Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, and behavior of crickets. Includes anatomy diagram and activity.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781404817548
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 09/01/2005
Series: Backyard Bugs
Pages: 24
Product dimensions: 11.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.06(d)
Lexile: NC580L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 9 Years

About the Author

Nancy Loewen writes fiction and nonfiction for children and young adults. Recent awards include: 2012 Minnesota Book Awards finalist (The LAST Day of Kindergarten); 2011 Bank Street's Best Children's Books of the Year (Share a Scare: Writing Your Own Scary Story); 2011 Book of Note, Tri-State Young Adult Review Committee (Stubborn as a Mule and Other Silly Similes); and 2010 Distinguished Achievement Award from the Association of Educational Publishers (Writer's Toolbox Series). She's also received awards from The American Library Association, the New York Public Library, the Independent Book Publishers Association, and the Society of School Librarians International. Nancy holds an MFA in creative writing from Hamline University, St. Paul. She lives in the Twin Cities with her husband and two teenage children.

Rick Peterson uses both traditional and digital media to create images for a wide range of publishing, advertising and editorial projects - including a long list of children's titles. His work has received awards from Graphic Design USA and the Association of Educational Publishers. Rick lives in Minneapolis with his wife, two children, a cat, a gerbil, and a lovable but barky dog.

Table of Contents

Evening singers -- The cricket's body -- Waiting to hatch -- Eating and growing -- A cricket concert -- Look closely at a cricket -- Fun facts -- Keeping crickets.

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