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The Resource Silk & venom : searching for a dangerous spider, Kathryn Lasky ; photographs by Christopher G. Knight

Silk & venom : searching for a dangerous spider, Kathryn Lasky ; photographs by Christopher G. Knight

Label
Silk & venom : searching for a dangerous spider
Title
Silk & venom
Title remainder
searching for a dangerous spider
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Lasky ; photographs by Christopher G. Knight
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Readers are invited to join a researcher on a passionate hunt for Loxosceles taino, a dangerous recluse spider, captured in the engaging prose and stunning photos of a masterful team
Summary
Follows the firsthand search of arachnologist Greta Binford for the elusive Loxosceles, the deadly recluse spider
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
385220
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lasky, Kathryn
Dewey number
595.4/4165
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 008-012
  • 1050
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
QL458.42.L6
LC item number
L37 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 6.9
  • 9.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Knight, Christopher G
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Binford, Greta
  • Loxosceles
  • Spiders
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
searching for a dangerous spider
Label
Silk & venom : searching for a dangerous spider, Kathryn Lasky ; photographs by Christopher G. Knight
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [60]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
671237314
Dimensions
24 x 26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
57 pages
Isbn
9780763642228
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010041888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Label
Silk & venom : searching for a dangerous spider, Kathryn Lasky ; photographs by Christopher G. Knight
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [60]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
671237314
Dimensions
24 x 26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
57 pages
Isbn
9780763642228
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010041888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps

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