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This is a great book. if you like any kind of animal or insect that is blood sucking this is the book for you. Read morePublished 11 months ago by lindsay
This book is zoology with humour, passion and sincerity. Schutt manages to write about a scientific topic with an engaging flare and a lot of humanity. Read morePublished 14 months ago by A.H. Derman
Great book! Interesting topic and easy to read. Local author and scientist.Fascinating facts about bloodsucking creatures written in simple language and humorous.Published on December 2, 2013 by vincent l nardozza
What mars this book is a woeful lack of an organizing principle (an entire book about creatures that feed on blood and essentially nothing about mosquitoes? Read morePublished on March 9, 2012 by WR
This is a grat read. Scientific but reads like a great story. The details and explanation in this book will lead you to a greater understadning of not only these creatures but of... Read morePublished on September 12, 2010 by Kyle O
I found this book in a local bookstore and was intrigued enough to buy a copy. The subject is not unknown to me as I deal every year with at least one of the creatures discussed,... Read morePublished on April 27, 2010 by David B Richman
I have only a casual interest in such creatures but I was very happy with the writing and information contained within. It was sharp, witty, concise and very readable!Published on August 16, 2009 by Beeblebrox
This book is a combination of entertaining and informative. It seems like there was not enough material to make a book out of the author's area of expertise, vampire bats and so... Read morePublished on February 21, 2009 by Charles S. Fisher
OK, the title of my review has not much to do with the book...I just couldn't resist.
Full of interesting facts and amusing anecdotes, "Dark Banquet" explores the lives... Read more