Burying Beetle

by Hiroshi Tateno

Ages 6 UP

This illustrated book depicts the life of the burying beetle, which uses the flesh of dead animals to carefully feed its young. The beetle’s birth, nurturing instinct and death are all beautifully depicted in highly realistic illustrations and straightforward prose. This book is excellent for teaching young children about nature’s cycle.

29 x 25 cm, 36 pages, Full-colour illustrations
First published April 2009
Rights sold: China & Korea