How Strong Is an Ant?

And Other Questions About Bugs and Insects

By Mary Kay Carson (Author), Carol Schwartz (Illustrator)


Format Paperback


How Strong Is an Ant?

And Other Questions About Bugs and Insects

by Mary Kay Carson, Carol Schwartz



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
Are there more insects than people on Earth? Are all bugs insects? And can all insects fly? From the number of legs a ladybug has to the truth about whether termites eat wood and why crickets chirp, this cool book helps children discover some of the world's most amazing creatures. 

Mary Kay Carson is an award-winning children's nonfiction author who has written more than 40 books for kids about wildlife, space, weather, nature, and history, including Sterling Biographies: Alexander Graham Bell: Giving Voice to the World as well as The Underground Railroad for Kids and The Wright Brothers for Kids (both Chicago Review Press). Mary Kay also gives presentations at schools about writing and her books. She lives in Cincinnati, OH. For more information go to:

Pub Date: 7/1/2014

ISBN: 9781454906858

Price: $5.95 / $7.50 CAN

Format: Paperback

Pages: 32 pages, all in color

Trim: 10 x 8 x 0.138 Inches

Territories: World

Category: Juvenile / Nature

Age Range: 6 and up

Publisher: Sterling Children's Books

Series: Good Question!