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Hey There, Stink Bug!
Hey There, Stink Bug!
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Leslie gives an overview of the book:

from the jacket: What makes stink bugs stink? Are lightning bugs flashing in secret code? Find the answers to these questions and discover some of the amazing ways that insects capture their prey, trick predators, and attract the perfect mate in this collection of witty poems and astonishing facts. A glossary of scientific terms, notes on the different poetic forms used, and resources for more information on insects will delight larval entomologists and budding poets alike.
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from the jacket:

What makes stink bugs stink? Are lightning bugs flashing in secret code? Find the answers to these questions and discover some of the amazing ways that insects capture their prey, trick predators, and attract the perfect mate in this collection of witty poems and astonishing facts.

A glossary of scientific terms, notes on the different poetic forms used, and resources for more information on insects will delight larval entomologists and budding poets alike.

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This is
an insect world with humans in it.
We'll seize the day, but they will win it.
You've been forewarned, now let's begin it--
Take a closer look...
at BUGS!

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About Leslie

Leslie Bulion's first picture book, Fatuma's New Cloth, won the Children's Africana Book Award in 2003. Her other books for children include the oceanography adventure, Uncharted Waters, a current Mark Twain award nominee and Bank Street Best Book 2007, and...

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