12 Buggy Books (8-11)

Fantastic fiction featuring insects and spiders

Think bugs are creepy or annoying? These clever insects and spiders may just change your mind...

A Cricket in Times Square cover

1. A Cricket in Times Square

George Selden, Garth Williams (Illus)
Inspector Hopper cover

4. Inspector Hopper

Doug Cushman
The Nearly Calamitous Taming of Pz cover

6. The Nearly Calamitous Taming of Pz

Martha Ritter, Matt Ryan (Illus)

7. Beetle Boy

M.G. Leonard
Hi Fly Guy cover

8. Hi! Fly Guy

Tedd Arnold
Bug Boy cover

9. Bug Boy

Carol Sonenklar, Betsy Lewin (Illus)
Masterpiece cover

10. Masterpiece

Elise Broach, Kelly Murphy (Illus)
Spider Boy cover

11. Spider Boy

Ralph Fletcher

12. Diary of a Fly

Doreen Cronin, Harry Bliss (Illus)

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Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust