:

product description page

It's a Fungus Among Us : The Good, the Bad & the Downright Scary (Hardcover) (Carla Billups & Dawn

It's a Fungus Among Us : The Good, the Bad & the Downright Scary (Hardcover) (Carla Billups & Dawn - image 1 of 1

About this item

In It's a Fungus Among Us, you'll meet the wild group of organisms that can turn ants into zombies and eat trillions of pounds of ****** every day. They also make cheese stretchy, add sour tastes to candy, and make bread rise!

Historically, they've been blamed for the potato famine and the Salem witch trials, and in the future they may help save the environment because they can eat plastics in landfills and jet fuel from ocean crash sites.

Read about outdoor adventures, kitchen experiments, and get an introduction to Humungous Fungus, a 38-acre fungus with an ice cream named after it that holds the record for the world's largest organism. Feast your eyes on hundreds of full-color photos, check out activities and experiments, and learn all kinds of wild and wacky information.

Number of Pages: 80
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Quarto Pub Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Carla Billups & Dawn Cusick
Language: English
Street Date: April 10, 2017
TCIN: 51767464
UPC: 9781633221543
Item Number (DPCI): 248-32-9765
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
$14.95

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.