Subtitle: Saving The Lord Howe Island Stick Insect
By: Rohan Cleave
Illustrated by: Coral Tulloch
Genre: YB - Picture books, activity books & early learning material
Published by: CSIRO Publishing
Published: 01 Sep 2015
ISBN: 9781486301126


Pnf Book Of The Month

Phasmid presents the amazing true story of the Lord Howe Island Phasmid or Stick Insect. Once thought to be extinct, the phasmids were rediscovered on Balls Pyramid, a volcanic outcrop 23 kilometres off the coast of Lord Howe Island, Australia, prompting an             extraordinary conservation effort to save this remarkable insect.

With a captivating narrative by Rohan Cleave and stunning watercolour illustrations by renowned artist Coral Tulloch, Phasmid is a positive story about one species incredible story of survival in a time of worldwide species decline.