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Nic Bishop Butterflies and Moths

Nic Bishop Butterflies and Moths

Series: Nic Bishop
by Nic Bishop Illustrated by Nic Bishop

Another fascinating close-up look at the wonders of the natural world from Sibert Honor photographer Nic Bishop.

Award-winning author and photographer Nic Bishop brings his vast knowledge of biology to this eye-catching exploration of butterflies and moths. With breathtaking full-page images, Nic introduces young readers to the beauty and diversity of these amazing insects, from the shockingly bright blue morpho butterfly to the nearly transparent glasswing butterfly to the mouthless luna moth. The simple, engaging text presents both basic information and fun, quirky facts about the insects' appearance, habits, and life cycle--including a double gatefold spread of a butterfly in flight.

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
4.7
Lexile Measure
890L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
Q
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
48

About the Author and Illustrator

Nic Bishop Nic Bishop, an accomplished writer and photographer, has written and photographed for over twenty children's books. His works include Backyard Detective Critters Up Close and Forest Explorer: A Life-Size Field Guide .
Nic Bishop Nic Bishop, an accomplished writer and photographer, has written and photographed for over twenty children's books. His works include Backyard Detective Critters Up Close and Forest Explorer: A Life-Size Field Guide .

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