This book was popular for many years but went out of print. Now it’s back. The monarch offers a unique educational opportunity and the book is a 'must have' for any school library, science class or backyard nature enthusiast of all ages. With captivating photographs and illustrations, each part of the life cycle is clearly depicted and fully detailed in the text.
This butterfly is so widespread it makes an ideal nature study. The book examines in detail its habits, special features, behaviours and means of survival as well as how it arrived here. Anyone wishing to raise monarchs in captivity or in their garden will find all they need to know in this concise little book.
ISBN 9780473239206 by Gibbs, George, 56 pages, paperback, colour photographs, published by Entomological Society of New Zealand.