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Chirping Crickets (Let's Read-And-Find-Out Science)

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Chirp! Chirp! Chirp!

That's the sound crickets make. You've probably heard them chirp on a summer evening. But did you know that they make their chirping sounds by rubbing their wings together, and that only male crickets can chirp?

Inside this book you'll learn about crickets, and even how to tell the temperature by counting a cricket's chirps.

Melvin Berger and Megan Lloyd have created a wonderful introduction to a fascinating insect: the cricket.Chirrrp, chirrrp, chirrrpthats the sound of crickets on a summer evening. A male cricket makes this sound by rubbing his legs against a bumpy vein on his wing. Find out more about crickets, including how they hear with their knees, in this stunningly illustrated introduction to the cricket.

Synopsis:

Chirrrp, chirrrp, chirrrp — that's the sound of crickets on a summer evening. A male cricket makes this sound by rubbing his legs against a bumpy vein on his wing. Find out more about crickets, including how they hear with their knees, in this stunningly illustrated introduction to the cricket.

About the Author

Melvin Berger is the author of more than 200 books for children. Among his Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science titles are Germs Make Me Sick! illustrated by Marilyn Hafner, and Chirping Crickets illustrated by Megan Lloyd. Mr Berger lives in East Hampton, New York, with his wife.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064451802
ill.:
Lloyd, Megan
Author:
Lloyd, Megan
Author:
by Melvin Berger and Megan Lloyd
Author:
Berger, Melvin
Author:
vin
Author:
Spinelli, Eileen
Author:
Berger, Mel
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Animals - Insects Spiders etc.
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Nature - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - General
Subject:
Crickets
Subject:
Science & Nature - General
Subject:
Crickets -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Wild Animals
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2
Series Volume:
104-836Stage 2
Publication Date:
19980431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9 x 9 in 11.92 oz
Age Level:
05-09

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"Synopsis" by , Chirrrp, chirrrp, chirrrp — that's the sound of crickets on a summer evening. A male cricket makes this sound by rubbing his legs against a bumpy vein on his wing. Find out more about crickets, including how they hear with their knees, in this stunningly illustrated introduction to the cricket.
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