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Insect Detective

Read and Wonder


No. of pages 32

Great for age 3-11 years
An exquisite glimpse into the strange and wonderful world of insects. An exquisite glimpse into the strange and wonderful world of insects. Right now, all around you, thousands of insects are doing strange and wonderful things. But you can't always see them straight away. Sometimes you have to know where to look...This wonderful book, illustrated by Charlotte Voake and written by Steve Voake, tells us all about the different kinds of insects hiding away in your garden and how to recognize them. It's full of glorious detail, but remember - if it doesn't have six legs, it's not an insect!


This book has been graded for interest at 5-7 years.

There are 32 pages in this book. This book was published 2015 by Walker Books Ltd .

Steve Voake grew up in Midsomer Norton, near Bath. After leaving school he sold ice-creams in the south of France for a while, and before becoming a full time writer, he was head teacher of a village school in Somerset. Charlotte Voake is an internationally acclaimed children's author and artist. She studied art history but always wanted to be an illustrator. She recently won the Smarties Silver Medal Award for her picture book, The Pizza Kitten.

This book is in the following series:

Read and Wonder

Nature Storybooks
Nature Storybooks is a series of nature stories with a focus on animals. These information books are aimed at children in key stages 1 and 2 (years 1-4) and can be used for guided reading. This series used to have the name 'Read and Wonder'.

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