Insects

Bugs: A Peek-Through Picture Book By Britta Teckentrup Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593564585
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - May 2nd, 2023

Fans of the bestselling series that began with Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book can take an up-close look at the world of insects in this beautiful book with peek-through holes.

If you look down toward the ground,
A world of wildlife can be found.


The Secret Life of Bugs (TW The Secret Life #1) By Emmanuelle Figueras, Alexander Vidal (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9782408042547
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Published: Twirl - April 4th, 2023

An amazing close-up look at the world of insects. Bees, spiders, butterflies, ants and more are meticulously illustrated in this informative compendium of little critters that’s written for young animal fans.


Bonkers About Beetles (About Animals #4) By Owen Davey Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781911171980
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Published: Flying Eye Books - June 5th, 2018

A Children's Book Council 2019 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12.

Owen Davey's dynamic art and witty informational tidbits shine a light on the toughest bugs in the insect world: those brawny beetles!


The Honeybee (Classic Board Books) By Kirsten Hall, Isabelle Arsenault (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kirsten Hall, Isabelle Arsenault (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781665904841
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Published: Little Simon - January 24th, 2023

Buzz from flower to flower with a sweet honeybee in this gorgeous Classic Board Book from critically acclaimed author Kirsten Hall and award-winning illustrator Isabelle Arsenault!

Bzzz…
What’s that?
Do you hear it?
You’re near it.
It’s closer,
it’s coming,
it’s buzzing,
it’s humming…


You Are a Honey Bee! (Meet Your World) By Laurie Ann Thompson, Jay Fleck (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Laurie Ann Thompson, Jay Fleck (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593529690
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Published: Dial Books - April 11th, 2023

The first in an adorable, STEM nonfiction picture book series that encourages very young readers to learn—through gentle interactivity and play—about the animals who share their world


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Hello, Little One: A Monarch Butterfly Story By Zeena M. Pliska, Fiona Halliday (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Zeena M. Pliska, Fiona Halliday (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781624149313
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Published: Page Street Kids - May 12th, 2020

Caterpillar crawls from leaf to leaf, eating and waiting, all alone in a big, green world. Then Orange appears—Orange floats, and flits, and flies, graceful and beautiful. In this sweet, moving story of intergenerational friendship, a small caterpillar is befriended by a glorious monarch butterfly, and together they learn to see the world through each other’s eyes.


Lonely Planet Kids Bug Atlas 1 (Creature Atlas) By Joe Fullman Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781838694395
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Published: Lonely Planet - December 14th, 2021

The third in our award-winning Atlas series, following Dinosaur Atlas and Animal Atlas, Lonely Planet Kids’ Bug Atlas focuses on the magical miniature world of creepy crawlies.


The Big Book of Bugs (The Big Book Series) By Yuval Zommer Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780500650677
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Published: Thames & Hudson - April 18th, 2016

A beautifully illustrated, informative book for children introducing them to bugs that creep, crawl, bite, fly, and more.


Science Comics: Spiders: Worldwide Webs By Tait Howard Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250222831
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Published: First Second - June 22nd, 2021

"Surf the web" with this volume of Science Comics, First Second’s action-packed nonfiction graphic novel series!


Insect Superpowers: 18 Real Bugs that Smash, Zap, Hypnotize, Sting, and Devour! (Insect Book for Kids, Book about Bugs for Kids) By Kate Messner, Jillian Nickell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kate Messner, Jillian Nickell (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452139104
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Published: Chronicle Books - November 5th, 2019

Insect Superpowers is an action-packed nonfiction picture book about the incredible insect abilities found in the natural world. Packaged comic book style, this book explores 18 awesomely real superheroes and supervillains, who each possess powers far beyond the average insect.


The Honeybee By Kirsten Hall, Isabelle Arsenault (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kirsten Hall, Isabelle Arsenault (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481469975
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 8th, 2018

Buzz from flower to flower with a sweet honeybee in this timely, clever, and breathtakingly gorgeous picture book from critically acclaimed author Kirsten Hall and award-winning illustrator Isabelle Arsenault.

Bzzz…

What’s that?
Do you hear it?
You’re near it.
It’s closer,
it’s coming,
it’s buzzing,
it’


The Book of Brilliant Bugs (The Magic and Mystery of the Natural World) By Jess French, Claire McElfatrick (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jess French, Claire McElfatrick (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781465489821
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Published: DK Children - March 24th, 2020

Discover the insects of the world!

Earth’s creepy crawlies may be small but they are far from boring! Learn how they contribute to life on the planet, where they live, what they eat, how their bodies work and what makes them so special. 

This beautifully illustrated bug book for kids for ages 7-9 is packed with:


Bugs of the World: 250 Creepy-Crawly Creatures from Around Planet Earth By Francesco Tomasinelli, Yumenokaori (Illustrator) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780762468966
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - July 14th, 2020

From moths and beetles to worms and spiders, this completely illustrated, fact-filled book features hundreds of creepy-crawlies for kids to discover and explore.
This gorgeously illustrated book reveals the hidden world of some of the most mind-boggling insects.


Moth: An Evolution Story By Isabel Thomas, Daniel Egnéus (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Isabel Thomas, Daniel Egnéus (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547600205
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - June 25th, 2019

“A rare pleasure … a true story of adaptation and hope.” —Wall Street Journal


Powerful and visually spectacular, Moth is the remarkable evolution story that captures the struggle of animal survival against the background of an evolving human world in a unique and atmospheric introduction to Darwin's theory of Natural Selection.


Hello, World! Backyard Bugs By Jill McDonald Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780553521054
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2017

Learn from home and explore the world with these fun and easy board books!

Young children love to look at bugs. Here’s a Hello, World! board book that teaches toddlers all about the insects in their backyards—with colors, sounds, sizes, and super-simple facts.