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The Tarantula Scientist
By Nic Bishop (photographer), Nic Bishop (illustrator) and Sy Montgomery
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date March 23, 2004
Pages 80
Binding Hardcover
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780618147991
ISBN-10 0618147993
Dimensions 0.50 by 11 by 9 in.
Weight 1.35 lbs.
Original list price $18.00
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Summaries and Reviews
Readers can follow Sam Marshall, a spider scientist, as he explores the dense rain forest of French Guiana, knocking on the doors of tarantula burrows and trying to get a closer look at these incredible creatures.
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from Houghton Mifflin (March 23, 2004)
9780618147991 | details & prices | 80 pages | 11.00 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.35 lbs | List price $18.00
About: Describes the research that Samuel Marshall and his students are doing on tarantulas, including the largest spider on earth, the Goliath birdeating tarantula.
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With Kenneth Robeson | Reissue edition from Bantam Books (May 1, 1990); titled "Doc Savage"
9780553285109 | details & prices | List price $4.95
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from Houghton Mifflin (October 1, 2007)
9780547530055 | details & prices | List price $7.95
This edition also contains The Tarantula Scientist
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Reprint edition from Paw Prints (December 5, 2008)
9781439580790 | details & prices | 80 pages | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | List price $16.95
This edition also contains The Tarantula Scientist, The Tarantula Scientist
About: A Sibert Honor Book An ALA Notable Book A John Burroughs Nature Book for Young Readers A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year A 2005 Outstanding Science Trade Book for K–12 A Kirkus Reviews Editor’s Choice List * “Superb color photos abound in this spectacular series addition.
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 2007)
9780606106801 | details & prices | 11.25 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.40 lbs | List price $20.85
This edition also contains The Tarantula Scientist, The Tarantula Scientist

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