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Killer kissing bugs

Author: Kevin Blake
Publisher: New York, New York : Bearport Publishing, [2019] ©2019
Series: Bugged out! The world's most dangerous bugs.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Karolina Paniagua was unable to walk and no one could figure out why. A doctor decided to test her for Chagas disease--an illness spread by the bloodsucking kissing bug. When the test came back positive, Karolina was stunned. Look inside [this book] to learn about Karolina's terrifying experience, disease-carrying kissing bugs, and more.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blake, Kevin, 1978- author.
Killer kissing bugs
New York, New York : Bearport Publishing, [2019]
(DLC) 2018051909
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Blake
ISBN: 9781642801705 1642801704
OCLC Number: 1056691705
Target Audience: Age 6-12.
Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 26 x 21 cm
Contents: A silent kiss --
Difficult treatment --
Hide and suck --
Two phases --
Spreading north? --
Infected! --
Bad bites --
Pets at risk --
Bug hunters.
Series Title: Bugged out! The world's most dangerous bugs.
Responsibility: by Kevin Blake.

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Karolina Paniagua was unable to walk and no one could figure out why. A doctor decided to test her for Chagas disease--an illness spread by the bloodsucking kissing bug. When the test came back positive, Karolina was stunned. Look inside [this book] to learn about Karolina's terrifying experience, disease-carrying kissing bugs, and more.

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Killer Kissing Bugs

by barker_patricia (WorldCat user published 2019-09-10) Good Permalink

This is a disturbing book about kissing bugs and the damage they can do. It is an excellent resource to learn about these types of bugs, and what to be careful of if you live in an area that has them. There are some really interesting facts about these critters, and at the end of the book is a section...
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