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Humongous fungus  Cover Image Book Book

Humongous fungus / written by Lynne Boddy ; illustrated by Wenjia Tang.

Boddy, Lynne, (author.). Tang, Wenjia, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780744033335
  • ISBN: 0744033330
  • ISBN: 9780744033335
  • ISBN: 0744033330
  • ISBN: 9780744033335
  • ISBN: 0744033330
  • Physical Description: 63 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The fungus kingdom -- The greening of the earth -- Nature's helpers -- A spore's journey -- Growing mushrooms -- How does a fungus feed? -- Fungus wars -- Mushroom forest -- Sac fungi -- Edible or poisonous -- Fairytale fungi -- Lichens -- Bright, dark, or glowing -- Plant partners -- Plant killers -- Fungal food -- Eco-friendly fungi -- Animal friends -- Animal killers -- Mushroom mind control -- Inside us -- Medicine makers -- Amazing chemists -- Home invaders -- Floating fungi -- Humongous fungus -- Climate change -- Saving the future.
Summary, etc.:
"Beneath the forest floor, drifting through the air, and growing inside other living things, fungi are everywhere. Fungi break down waste and help plants and animals grow, but they can also destroy buildings and turn ants into zombies! From tiny microbes tot he largest living thing, this is a world of strange shapes, magical colors, and fascinating science"--Back cover.
Subject: Fungi > Juvenile literature.
Plants > Juvenile literature.
Fungi.
Plants.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.
Picture books.

Available copies

  • 4 of 6 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Salem Free Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 6 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Salem Free Public Library JNF 579.5 BOD (Text) 33640143788911 Juvenile New Nonfiction Checked out 06/08/2022


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