The Adventures of Timothy Termite

eBook (PDF), 56 Pages
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Timothy starts out as an egg in an African termite mound. As time passes, he will follow the complex social system of his kind and explore ever more of his underground world through a series of adventures and mishaps, culminating in an epic battle with the terrible Black Ants. Authored by soil scientist Peter Hesse, this delightful tale written over 50 years ago expertly introduces young readers to the fascinating world of termite natural history and ecology.
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  • By Alan Hesse
    Oct 12, 2009
    The Adventures of Timothy Termite is a truly timeless tale. Vivid, hand-painted illustrations accompany the simple, direct text with its underlying dry wit, causing adults to chuckle and children to squeal with delight. The book is also enormously educational. Buy this book to read to your children as a bedtime story and not only will they clamour to hear it all over again, but both you and they will learn about the intricacies of life underground, from the viewpoint of a termite...
  • By Larry (Laurence) Hesse
    Jun 22, 2008
    "The Adventures of Timothy the Termite" Wonderfully different! Interesting and exciting all in one, our 7 year old and adult friends loved it. Would love to see a sequal to know what happens next in Timothy's adventures.
  • By lois jammes
    Dec 31, 1969
    "The Adventures of Timothy Termite" Be the very comprehensible text or the delightfull illustrations, this is learning through entertaining at it's best ! recommended to any one curious about nature's magic.
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September 30, 2011
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