Tootie is a Red Knee Tarantula. She has only one fang. Her best friend is Hairyette, a Desert Hairy Scorpion who is afraid of her own stinger. Together, the arachnid pals must deal with taunting and teasing and the travails of being different. They must also face up to the neighborhood bully, mean old Peppi the Tarantula Hawk Wasp.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR Conrad J. Storad is a national award-winning author of more than 40 science and nature books for young readers. His titles include are Arizona Way Out West & Wacky and Arizona Way Out West & Witty, named OneBookAZ for Kids in 2012 by the Arizona State Library and a national finalist for the 2012 Benjamin Franklin Award for nonfiction. USA Book News named his Rattlesnake Rules as 2011 Best Children's Non-Fiction Picture Book.
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