How did stink bugs get their name? They got it from the smelly liquid they make inside their bodies. When an enemy comes near, this tricky insect sprays its stinky liquid. The awful smell keeps other animals far away. These are just some of the surprising facts children will discover as they explore the fascinating world of these smelly creatures.
Large, eye-popping photos and clear, grade-appropriate text will engage emergent readers as they learn about the natural habitat, physical characteristics, diet, and behavior of this unique invertebrate.