New book: The Genius of Bugs Activity Book

Test your genius in these awesome bug activities.

Publication date: December 2016
Extent: 24 pages
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 270mm x 210mm
Illustrations: Hand-drawn illustrations throughout
ISBN: 978–0–9941362-0-6

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Book cover

Packed with awesome bug-filled activities to entertain and inform curious minds, The Genius of Bugs Activity Book celebrates the insanely interesting world of bugs.

A companion to The Genius of Bugs fact book, this activity book presents some of the same incredible characters – the sneaky portia spider, the killer brain-surgeon jewel wasp, New Zealand’s king of the creepies, the wētā, and more – doing what they do best.

Can you outsmart the fearsome portia spider’s prey? Spot the cunning orchid mantis? Decipher the fireflies’ secret code? Discover the bombardier beetle’s secret weapon? And many more creepy crawly puzzles and bugtastic brain teasers!

Get up close and test your genius with these incredible bugs!

The Genius of Bugs Activity Book is inspired by the blockbuster science exhibition Bug Lab, brought to Wellington this summer by Te Papa and Weta Workshop.