Engaging text highlights the life cycle of crayfish, from birth through adulthood. This book's easy-to-read text and full-color photographs bring this animal's world to life, introducing readers to the crayfish's diet, habitat, and enemies and threats. Crayfish size, body description, and family are also discussed. A diagram helps readers identify body parts, from its antennae to its swimmerets. Fast Facts are great for reports, while Fascinating Facts expand readers' knowledge of crayfish. Bold glossary words and an index enhance reader comprehension. Buddy Books is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.