There are Bugs Ev­ery­where

BBC Wildlife Magazine - - Our Wild World -

BY BRITTA TECKENTRUP AND LILY MURRAY, BONNIER, £12.99 Open this book and you will be thrown into an in­ver­te­brate won­der­land packed full of awesome arthro­pod in­for­ma­tion. Ev­ery­thing from their bi­ol­ogy to where you would find them, from what they eat to how they live their lives. This is a book de­signed to shrink you in size and take you on a wild ex­pe­di­tion into their world.

Colour­ful, stylised il­lus­tra­tions are sur­rounded by a plethora of bite-size facts en­cour­ag­ing you to con­tinue a jour­ney of dis­cov­ery. Bees buzz, spi­ders spin and grasshop­pers leap as ev­ery page turn brings these draw­ings to life. Dive into water, then jump into jun­gles to find out how these tiny an­i­mals in­ter­act with the en­vi­ron­ments in which they live.

Left want­ing to learn more about these fas­ci­nat­ing crea­tures and all the in­cred­i­ble things they do, there are some prac­ti­cal tips on how to en­cour­age in­ver­te­brates into your gar­den. Per­haps if you are lucky enough, you too can have bugs ev­ery­where!

Sally-Ann Spence En­to­mol­ogy ed­u­ca­tor

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