They’re SSSSLITHERY! SLIPPERY! They creep us out! But get to know them and you’ll find snakes private, quiet types who just want a cool, shady place to call home. From the tip of their forked tongues, to skin that sheds, to the rattles on certain tails, these creatures have secrets all kids will love. Cool photos and fun facts slip us inside their surprising world.
About the Author
Award-winning author Melissa Stewart has written more than 50 science books for kids (and edited more than 200)! Her background in biology and journalism makes her perfect for bringing science to kids.
Series: National Geographic Readers
For Ages: 5 - 8 years old
For Grades: 1 - 2
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 14th April 2009
Publisher: National Geographic Kids
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 18.0 x 8.9 x 0.3
Weight (kg): 0.09
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Revised