An easy reader created in cooperation with the Wildlife Conservation Society. This book covers the life and habits of snakes appropriate to the skills of beginning readers while holding their attention with colorful photographs.
National Geographic Readers: Snakes!
By Melissa Stewart National Geographic Children's Books, 2009
ISBN: 1426304286 Ages: 4-8
National Geographic is a favorite of many, and this book on snakes is one kids will love. Filled with facts and photos that will captivate children and adults alike.
The Book of Snakes
By Christiane Gunzie Kingfisher Publishing, 2006
ISBN: 075345937X Ages: 4-8
Beautiful paintings and great details cover everything from how snakes move to what they eat, in a variety of species from all over the world. This book is one every library should have on hand.
The Snake Scientist (Scientists in the Field Series)
By Sy Montgomery Sandpiper Publishing, 2001
ISBN: 0618111190 Ages: 9-12
Take a look at the job of a herpetologist. Learn about how one scientist does his job by following his research on snakes as he takes measurements, performs experiments, and studies the lives of snakes in the wild. Great, up-close photographs will have you feeling as if you are part of the study too.
Snakes of the World Coloring Book
By Jan Slovak Dover Publications, 1995
ISBN: 0486284712 Ages: 4-8
Now that you have learned so much about snakes, perhaps you want to try your hand at some artful coloring of these creatures. Add a little color to over 40 species.
By Seymour Simon HarperTrophy, 1994
ISBN: 0064461653 Ages: 9-12
Seymour Simon brings us another great book on nature. Color photographs, fascinating details, and clearly written text will have readers glued to this book, beginning with the boa draped over a branch on the front cover.