This engaging science book examines the body parts, behavior, and likes and dislikes of one of the oldest creatures in the world. Fun experiments are described, including how to stage cockroach fights. Now back in print, this new edition, revised and updated, will enchant readers seeking narrative science nonfiction.
Named to the list of Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12
". . . a lively text make[s] this a choice browsing title for those interested in science, insect pestsand the revolting." Kirkus
". . . well-organized text describes the structure and behavior of various species of cockroaches. Includes suggestions for experimentation and observation." Science Child