Ant (Bouncing Bugs) @insighteditions

Looking for a book about ants that is informative yet entertaining?

Ant (Bouncing Bugs)

Written by David Hawcock and Illustrated by Lee Montgomery
is a hardcover book priced at $10.00
Ant Book

It is small in size measuring appx. 5.2 x 5.2 x 0.6 inches yet fascinating enough that an adult may learn a thing or two and kids are going to be fascinated with this book.

The illustrations are colorful and detailed. The book has some great information in it about ants that small children will love and older kids will be intrigued by it as well.

The book’s format has fun pages that pop up, fold out, hang up as it gives information about ants.

It captures the chambers of the underground nest and shows the anatomy of an ant.
Ant book
It has information about how they defend themselves and what they eat.

The book closes with a paper ant sculpture to be hung that is created by bending the book back and bounces from an elastic chord on the back cover.
Paper ant hanger

If your learning about ants then this would be a great book to purchase from the publisher, Insight Editions, so your child could read and look at the many photos to learn about the fascinating insect.


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5 comments for “Ant (Bouncing Bugs) @insighteditions

  1. April 19, 2014 at 12:42 pm

    This book would be helpful with my daughter because she is scared of ants. I think if she knew more about them that it may ease the fear a little. Perfect timing by the way, they are everywhere.

  2. April 19, 2014 at 2:01 pm

    What a cute book and so educational! Kids of all ages would enjoy this!

  3. April 19, 2014 at 2:38 pm

    I home school and this looks like a really fun and educational book for my son. He really likes the whole insect thing!

  4. Jen
    April 19, 2014 at 11:04 pm

    My kindergartener would fascinated by this book, she recently has developed a fascination with bugs and their habitats.

  5. April 20, 2014 at 10:44 pm

    This would be a fun book for my nephew, thanks for sharing

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