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The Tarantula Scientist

by Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop

Hardcover, 80 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $18 |

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Readers can follow Sam Marshall, a spider scientist, as he explores the dense rain forest of French Guiana, knocking on the doors of tarantula burrows and trying to get a closer look at these incredible creatures.