Author(s): Andrew Crowe
A new book in the brilliant Which? series by Andrew Crowe. A book that makes it simple to identify a spider and learn about its lifestyle. All spiders commonly seen in New Zealand will be covered - native and introduced. Which New Zealand Spider will be full of detail and include the author's trademark features of easy, accurate identification. Illustrated throughout with photographs.
Winner of Storylines Notable New Zealand Books: Non Fiction 2008 and New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Non-Fiction Award 2008.
Andrew Crowe is a full-time author with a special interest in helping make nature accessible to beginners of all ages. He has written over 40 nature books covering seashells, insects, spiders, birds and other animals and plants. Andrew has won five New Zealand book awards, including the Ashton Wylie Award for a biography for teenagers on the Dalai Lama and - for his contribution to children's literature generally - the Margaret Mahy Medal.