48 pages, hard cover, size - 285mm x 220mm ISBN: 9781921580314 Published by New Holland. June 2016 RRP $AUD 19.95

Did you know that the world’s largest crab has legs that are wider than a car and that the smallest crab is no bigger than a pea? These are just some of the interesting facts the reader can find in CRABS AND CRUSTACEANS. Crabs are just one member of a fascinating bunch of creatures called the crustaceans. These incredible animals come in an amazing variety of shapes and sizes, and live in the oceans, rivers, lakes and even on land. Designed for the young reader, the book will entertain and delight, as they discover what crustaceans are, how they live, how they grow, how they breathe, what they eat and what feeds on them. Information is also given on different crustacean species and families. Filled with spectacular pictures, and packed with interesting facts and figures, the young reader will delve deep into the fascinating world of crabs and other crustaceans in this fascinating book.