Top Facts on the Most Irritating Creatures of all
|Book Size||21 x 328 x 244 mm (H x W x D)|
|Subject Classification||Children's & young adult: general non-fiction / Nature, the natural world (Children's/YA) / Wildlife (Children's/YA)|
We have an innate fascination with the world of hunters, parasites and nasty critters lurking to inflict themselves upon us. Bloodsuckers highlights a subject that both fascinates and horrifies readers, approaching it in an informative and entertaining way.
From leeches and mosquitoes to vampire bats and lampreys (bloodsucking fish), it’s all here. This remarkable book will resonate strongly with all those who have a fascination with the dangerous, the grotesque and the plain icky.
Paul Zborowski is a qualified entomologist with over 25 years experience of field based study of insects and related creatures in habitats all over the world's tropics. This practical knowledge is available on a consultancy basis to documentary film makers - providing a location search, subject behaviour & capture, and studio and field set design and building. Paul has worked with diverse film crews from the BBC Bristol Wildlife Unit, NHK TV and Tokyo TV of Japan, Discovery Channel of America, Wildvisuals and Quest of Australia, and produces reference, field guides and children’s books.