Spider webs that mimics flowers? A spider that lassos its prey? A web large enough to cover a garbage truck? These are just a few of the incredible ''did you knows'' kids will discover in this irresistible book about the fascinating and diverse ways spiders use their webs to trap prey. The easy-to-read narrative, eye-catching photographs, and clever illustrations provide a close-up look at some familiar species we might find in our own houses as well as more exotic ones that live in tropical rain forests or make their homes underwater.