Each night bats zip, zap, and zoom through the darkness as they hunt. Many people are afraid of bats --but they shouldnt be. Bats actually help us by eating the bugs that bite humans and destroy crops. A bat eats half its weight in insects every day. little brown bats can zap 150 mosquitoes in 150 minutes! With lively text and animated illustartions, author Ann Earle and illustrator Henry Cole illuminate the world of bats -- dispelling common myths and revealing the vital role of bats in our environment.
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Ann Earle is on the faculty of St. Michael's College. She often watches bats fly over her backyard at night. This is her first book for children. Ms. Earle lives in Richmond, VT.
Henry Cole teaches elementary science at The Langley School. This is the first of many books to come from this talented new artist. Mr. Cole live in Reston, VA.
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1995. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060234806
Book Description Harpercollins. LIBRARY BINDING. Book Condition: New. 0060234806 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW4.0013199
Book Description Harpercollins, 1995. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060234806