GUIDE TO FROGS, SNAKES, BUGS, AND SLUGS (Falcon Guides 2013)


I got a call from Editor Jessica Haberman at Falcon Press, and she asked me if I'd be interested in writing and illustrating a book about critters many would consider to possess a high gross-out factor. 

I jumped on the opportunity! 

A day spent painting maggots and dung beetles is a day like no other!
"A surefire hit with young backyard diggers and bug-watchers, Basic Illustrated Guide to Frogs, Snakes, Bugs, and Slugs combines detailed illustrations of bugs, slugs, snakes, toads, and other creepy crawlies with clear and kid-friendly information to help the young bug-lover identify what’s crawling up the tree, buzzing in his ear, or hiding under a log."


A couple of art samples 
from the book: