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  • Genre:SCIENCE
  • SubGenre:Life Sciences / Zoology / Entomology
  • Language:English
  • Pages:32
  • Hardcover ISBN:9798885896818

The 17-Year Cicadas Are Here!

by Joy Murphy and Watty Boopsy

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The 17-Year Cicadas Are Here! This poem features the Brood X cicadas and their once-every-17-years venture above ground. Sprinkled with a few educational illustrations, children will enjoy engaging in this book!


This book provides a light-hearted overview of the life of the Brood X cicada, who emerges from underground every 17 years to metamorphize into their adult form and lay eggs. Told in poetic verse, this story allows the reader to follow along in the stages of life of the 17-year cicada through a series of colorful and informative illustrations.

About the author
Joy Murphy is an illustrator who enjoys creating and collaborating on children's books and other art projects that encourage learning and enjoyment!

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