Rick Chrustowski

Rick Chrustowski spent lots of time in zoos drawing army ants and the other South American animals that are in this book. Mr. Chrustowski lives and works in an old farmhouse on a hill in Wisconsin.


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Big Brown Bat

Rick Chrustowski; illustrations by Rick Chrustowski
Henry Holt and Co.

Whoosh! Big brown bats rush off on their nightly hunt, but one stays behind to have a baby. As summer turns to fall, the baby bat grows bigger. He learns to...


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Turtle Crossing

Rick Chrustowski; illustrations by Rick Chrustowski
Henry Holt and Co.

Why did the turtle cross the road? Five years after a female painted turtle hatches from her shell, she is ready to lay eggs of her own. This is a...


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Army Ant Parade

April Pulley Sayre; Illustrated by Rick Chrustowski
Henry Holt and Co.

An evocation of an army ant parade set in the rain forest. One morning there is a strange stillness in the forest. A few birds call. There is a rustling,...


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