Death Eaters: Meet Nature’s Scavengers

By: Kelly Milner Halls

What happens to the bodies of animals and humans after death? Nature's army of death eaters steps in to take care of clean up. Without these masters of decomposition, our planet would be covered in rotting bodies. This high-interest science text dives into the science behind how bodies decompose.
Source notes. Glossary. Selected bibliography. Further reading. Index. Full-color diagram and photographs.

ISBN: 9781512482003

JLG Release: Oct 2018


Sensitive Areas: None
Topics: Death (biology) , Biodegradation , Scavengers (zoology) , Decomposition , Science , Nature and the natural world

$17.05  Member Price


Add to Wishlist

Like this book? Get more like it every month.

Science Nonfiction Elementary Plus

Grades 2-6

14 titles/year

$245.70/year

Awards & Honors

2018 Cybils Award Winner, Middle Grade Non-Fiction

Praise & Reviews

Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:

School Library Journal, Booklist, Kirkus Reviews

Book Details

ISBN

9781512482003

First Release

October 2018

Genre

Nonfic

Dewey Classification

591.7/14

Trim Size

Page Count

40

Accelerated Reader

Level 6.9; Points: 1;

Scholastic Reading Counts

Level 0; Points: 0;

Lexile

Level 1060L

Format

Print Book

Edition

Library edition

Publisher

Millbrook

Potentially Sensitive Areas

None

Topics

Death (biology), Biodegradation, Scavengers (zoology), Decomposition, Science, Nature and the natural world,

Standard MARC Record

Download Standard MARC Record

Cover Art

Download Cover Art

Recommended Titles From Science Nonfiction Elementary Plus

Science Nonfiction Elementary Plus

$17.55

Science Nonfiction Elementary Plus

$17.55

A Ray of Light

by Walter Wick

Science Nonfiction Elementary Plus

$17.55

Science Nonfiction Elementary Plus

$17.55
Copyright © 2017 Magento, Inc. All rights reserved.