A bright butterfly lands on a flower. Then it spreads its colorful wings and flies off again. Butterflies are beautiful, but they were not born that way! In this title for young readers, levelled text and colorful photos introduce the insect from its humble beginnings to the moment it takes flight! Along the way, special features highlight the insect's diet, size, and life stages. The book ends with a full-page feature that reviews each part of the butterfly's metamorphosis!