We recommend that everyone who loves animals and is interested in the world around them in general, get acquainted with this book. It is about how two children and biology professor, having shrunk several hundred times, traveled through the world of insects and plants hidden from human eyes. The author is from Latvia, so his name, Ian Larry, suggests that this is a translated work, but no, it was originally written in Russian. In excellent Russian. The book is voluminous, it is a whole novel, the adventures of the children keep the reader in suspense from the first to the last page. Ian Larry and himself was a biologist by training, so there is a million interesting information about spider bugs, herbs, mushrooms, and in general about the structure of the world. This is one of those works, after getting acquainted with which you so and want to go into science.