Frogs Swallow With Their Eyes! by Melvin Berger
Weird Facts About Frogs, Snakes, Turtles, & Lizards : A Weird-But-True Book (Strange World)

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What kind of lizard can squirt blood out of its eyes? Did you know that there's a snake that smells like rotting meat? What really happens if you kiss a frog? Are you sure you want to know? Then get ready, because this book contains more of the grossest, weirdest, and most bizarre facts about reptiles and amphibians than you even knew existed!

About Melvin Berger

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Melvin Berger is the author of many classic LRFOs, including Germs Make Me Sick!, Oil Spills! and Why I Cough, Sneeze, Shiver, Hiccup, and Yawn, as well as other nonfiction on the Harper backlist. He lives in East Hampton, NY. Robert Roper has won awards for his fiction and nonfiction alike. His most recent book, Fatal Mountaineer, a biography of the American climber/philosopher, Willi Unsoeld, won the 2002 Boardman-Tasker Prize given by London's Royal Geographical Society. His works of fiction include Royo County, On Spider Creek, Mexico Days, The Trespassers, and Cuervo Tales; which was a New York Times Notable Book. He has won prizes or grants from the NEA, the Ingram-Merrill Foundation, the Joseph Henry Jackson Competition, and the British Alpine Club. His journalism appears in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Outside, Men's Journal, National Geographic, and others. He teaches writing and film at Johns Hopkins, and lives in Baltimore and northern California.
Published June 1, 1997 by Scholastic Trade. 64 pages
Genres: Children's Books.