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THE SECRET WORLD OF SLUGS AND SNAILS
Life in the Very Slow Lane - Product Details

THE SECRET WORLD OF SLUGS AND SNAILS
Life in the Very Slow Lane
by David George Gordon

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2010, 176 pages, b/w illustrations by Karen Luke Fildes. Step into a world that, until now, you've only stepped on. An expert on the small wonders of the natural world playfully and thoughtfully sheds light on the fascinating lives of slugs and snails. The book serves as a field guide to these poorly understood creatures. It covers everything from snail sex to the manufacture of synthetic slug slime to the importance of slugs in the ecosystem. From essays like "Grow Your Own Escargot" to indispensable gardening tips, it is chock-full of information on the much-maligned mollusks including facts, stories, poems, tips of coexisting with these slimy neighbors, and even slug jokes. Paperback; 5-1/2 x 8-1/2".

About the Author - David George Gordon is the author of 19 books about the natural world, including the best-selling Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, BioQuip #3702, and The Compleat Cockroach, #3505. He has been BioQuip's special invited guest at two Annual Open House events where he prepared numerous arthropod delicacies including scorpion scallopini.

9153 Gordon, Secret World of Slugs and Snails

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