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Do Doodlebugs Doodle?

Amazing Insect Facts

Corinne Demas Artemis Roehrig Ellen Shi

36 pages
WunderMill Publishing Group

Eureka! Silver Award – 2018 Winner

Do bed bugs wear pajamas? Do dragonflies breathe fire? Do stink bugs take baths?

Bring the fantastic world of insects to your bookshelf with the award-winning Do Doodlebugs Doodle?, a laugh-out-loud exploration of the bugs in your own backyard!

Meet the insects:

  • Dragonflies
  • Water Boatmen
  • Horseflies
  • Robber Flies
  • Fireflies
  • Stink Bugs
  • Yellow Jackets
  • Booklice
  • Kissing Bugs
  • Bed Bugs


From the first round of peek-a-boo, every child loves to laugh. This silly Question and Answer series–co-written by a scientist–guarantees information with a smile.

Kids love a little fun with their facts!

Praise for Doodlebugs!

"Playful questions and factual answers...the jokes are clever...wordplay that is entertaining." –KIRKUS REVIEWS

"This laugh-out-loud look at marine life will have kids eager to learn more about what lies beneath the ocean waves! "A charming science read-aloud...ideal for storytime."—School Library Journal

Author Bio

Corinne Demas is the award-winning author of thirty-two books for kids and adults, including the picture books The Disappearing Island, Saying Goodbye to Lulu, The Littlest Matryoshka, and the YA novel, Returning to Shore. She is a professor at Mount Holyoke College and lives in Western Massachusetts and on Cape Cod, both great places for insect watching. Corinne has a dog and two donkeys. Visit her website: www.corinnedemas.com

Artemis Roehrig received her master's degree from the Organismic and Evolutionary Biology program at the University of Massachusetts, where she continues to work with invasive insects. Artemis lives in Western Massachusetts and loves to explore nature with her two children. Visit her website: www.artemisroehrig.com

Ellen Shiwas raised in the suburbs of New Jersey. From a young age, she was often found with her nose in-between the pages of a book and spent many weekends at the library. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, majoring in Illustration, Ellen loves color, simple shapes, and texture. She is also an avid fan of nature, film, and books. Ellen is also the illustrator of the Little Frog and the Four Seasons series from Persnickety Press. Her website is: www.ellenshi.com