The children’s book “Garden Spy Ladybugs” by Melanie Charlene features:
- High definition photos and fun facts about ladybugs [and a few of their look-a-likes]
- The life cycle of a ladybug from egg, through larva, pupa and more.
- Mini ladybug species identification chart/field guide
- Ladybug names around the world (i.e: lady beetle, lady bird, ladybird, lady cow, lady clock, etc.)
- Much more!
Back Cover: Ladybugs are the superheroes of our gardens. They help our plants to grow healthily and bear fruit. Like true superheroes, ladybugs transform from eggs to armored beetles that fight plant-destroying bugs. Join Greg, the Garden Spy as he investigates ladybugs through the pages of this book. Garden Spy Ladybugs is packed with great facts about ladybugs that many of us may be surprised to know.
Introduction: I love ladybugs! They help our plants and fruits to grow well. They are interesting creatures. In this book, you will see photos of some really amazing ladybugs and learn about their behaviors. Follow me, Greg, the Garden Spy through the pages of this book as I investigate ladybugs.
General Description: Children’s nature book about backyard and garden creatures.
STEM/STEAM book with areas of science including botany, entomology, biology and more.
Published: Melanie Charlene/Colrfall; October, 2019
Library of Congress: 2019900761