Did you know that bats are not blind? That the smallest bat is the size of a bee? Kids will learn all this and more in this exciting book about one of nature's most misunderstood creatures. Milton centers on general characteristics, life cycle, and family patterns in a look at the basic characteristics of bats, in language that early readers can handle. Brightly colored papercut collage illustrations that create a 3-D effect that will draw kids into the compelling facts.