Book review: Handle with care: an unusual butterfly journey; #5 out of 5 stars #bookaday

Handle with care book coverby Loree Griffin Burns; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Non-fiction picture book
Interest level: 3-6
Reading level: 3.7
5 out of 5 stars

This is an amazing book that details the little known world of butterfly farming. Starting out at El Bosque Nuevo in Costa Rica, beautiful photographs showcase the life cycle of a butterfly from egg to pupa, and then the journey to a museum in Boston. The photographs capture some amazing images during the transformation process, and children will be fascinated with the information presented about butterfly farming.

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