What snake can swim and climb trees from the time it's born? What snake can weigh as much as 550 pounds? It's the anaconda, and it is one pretty amazing snake. Readers will learn all about this powerful predator. Fascinating photographs show different types of anacondas as they swim, hunt, and squeeze their prey in the rain forests of South America.
* Reviews *Series Review: Killer Snakes Set 1Fledgling readers who thrill to the sight of a taipan swallowing a mouse, a python downing a large mammal (perhaps a deer), or a death adder lunging straight toward them will eat these up.School Library Journal