This snake is strong enough to kill its prey without venom. Its jaws open wide enough to eat a monkey whole. It's a boa constrictor, and it can kill other animals just by squeezing them. This valuable resource uses vibrant photographs and fun facts to investigate this powerful predator in frightening detail. How can humans keep these dangerous snakes around as pets? Readers will be excited to find out.
* 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