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100 Deadliest Things on the Planet

100 Deadliest Things on the Planet

by Anna Claybourne

Packed full of the deadliest things on Earth! Teeth, claws, stinging spines, volcanoes, and towering tsunamis are all described and given a "deadly factor" rating.
The world is a dangerous place; everywhere you look there is something deadlier than the last. There are animals that can use an arsenal of deadly weapons — teeth, claws, stinging spines, powerful pincers, or scary suckers — to fight, hunt, or defend themselves. There are natural disasters — from towering tsunamis to massive volcanic eruptions — that can destroy whole cities in the blink of an eye. With 100 DEADLIEST THINGS ON THE PLANET, young readers will learn all about these ferocious animals, deadly disasters, and much more!
Along with all of the interesting facts, 100 DEADLIEST THINGS ON THE PLANET includes side panels, a "deadly factor" rating, and photos throughout to help enhance the level of fright.

Ages
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Lexile Measure
IG960L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
Q
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
112
Genre
Informational Text

About the Author

Anna Claybourne Anna Claybourne is the author of numerous books on the natural world for younger readers, including the Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of Planet Earth, Cheetah: Natural World Series, the Survival Skills Handbook, and many more.

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