Welcome to Birmingham Public Library's 2008 Summer Reading Program all about cute, icky, scary, beautiful, wacky and weird bugs!

Read the guidelines, register and get ready to get buggy.

And don't forget to send us your favorite photos. Your snapshot could be chosen as the favorite pic of the week.

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

My Favorite Bug....

walking stick pic
My favorite bug as a child was the walking stick - not quite as scary as the praying mantis! My sister did not like them nearly as much!

See the Encylopedia Brittanica article - orthopterans

For a book on these insects (found in Alabama!) see below

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