This innovative series explores the science of children's everyday world by using a very simple story to introduce panels of linked information. In this book, the reader joins Ellie on a minibeast hunt and discovers all about the habitats and life cycles of ladybirds, butterflies, dragonflies, spiders and snails.
Lynn Huggins-Cooper was a primary school teacher and now lectures in primary science at Newcastle University. She specialises in interactive teaching methods. She also creates wildlife gardens for schools and runs a conservation club. She lives with her family in Northumberland.