More than you ever wanted to know about

Horseshoe Crabs

Horseshoe crabs are an old species. They have many unique features and surprising facts. Ride along with Fredrick the horseshoe crab as he tells you about his family.


Creator: Angela Boyle
Page layout: Angela Boyle 
Publication Date: June 2014
Format: BW, color cover, 16 pages, 8. inches tall x 5.25 inches wide, saddle-stitch binding


Inked with a brush and sumi ink on card stock. Gray wash is watered down sumi ink on the same page as the ink. The cover art is a pair of carbon dust and ink illustrations on drafting film. Drawn from a preserved specimen. Back ground and color added digitally in Adobe Photoshop.

Below are the original front and back covers. Angela updated them in 2018 because she just wasn't satisfied with the original cover.

Original cove of More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About Horseshe Crabs
Back cover of More Than You Ever Wanted t Know About Horseshoe Crabs