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Best Snake Books Worth Your Attention

Until you’ve consumed all of the best Snake books, can you even claim to be a true fan?

1. Snakes (All about Pets) (2001)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionText and photographs introduce snakes as pets, their features and characteristics, and information on the basic care of snakes. #7,095,643 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #159590 in Children’s Literature (Books) #8413 in Children’s Pet Books (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Martha E. H. Rustad

2. Snake: The Essential Visual Guide (2016)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionA comprehensive, best-selling guide to more than 3,000 snake species for fans of snakes, snake owners, and students — now in an updated second edition produced in association with the Smithsonian Institution.Get to know more than 3,000 snakes from around the world, from the familiar, massive Green Anaconda to the deadly Tropical Rattlesnake, the Reticulated Python, Red-Spitting Cobra, Puff Adder, Gaboon Viper, and more. Learn about the lesser-known dainty Leopard Snake, whose bright markings trick predators — and often humans — into thinking it is a deadly viper.Snake uses gorgeous,…
Author(s): Chris Mattison

3. Snakes and Earrings (2006)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionDescribing a world as amoral and fascinating as the landscapes of Less Than Zero and Trainspotting, this novel about a young woman living in the violent world of Japan’s underground youth culture is both shocking and strangely beautiful. Enchanted by the snakelike forked tongue of a stranger called Ama, nineteen- year-old Lui takes a walk on another side of life. Following Ama home the night she meets him, Lui straightaway moves in with him and begins making plans to have her own tongue pierced. Determined to push her boundaries further, she asks Ama’s strange friend Shiba to design an exquisite dragon…
Author(s): Hitomi Kanehara

4. Secrets of Snakes: The Science beyond the Myths (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series) (2019)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionSnakes inspire extreme reactions. Love or hate these limbless reptiles, almost everyone is fascinated by them. Although snakes are widespread and frequently encountered, they may be more misunderstood than any other group of animals. From giant rattlesnakes to mating dances, there are dozens of myths and misconceptions about snakes. In Secrets of Snakes: The Science beyond the Myths, wildlife biologist David Steen tackles the most frequently asked questions and clears up prevailing myths. In a conversational style with a bit of humor, Steen presents the relevant biology and natural history of snakes, making the…
Author(s): David A. Steen

5. Snakes in Suits: When Psychopaths Go to Work (2007)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionLet’s say you’re about to hire somebody for a position in your company. Your corporation wants someone who’s fearless, charismatic, and full of new ideas. Candidate X is charming, smart, and has all the right answers to your questions. Problem solved, right? Maybe not. We’d like to think that if we met someone who was completely without conscience – someone who was capable of doing anything at all if it served his or her purposes – we would recognize it. In popular culture, the image of the psychopath is of someone like Hannibal Lecter or the BTK Killer. But in…
Author(s): Paul Babiak, Robert D. Hare

6. Belinda Blake and the Snake in the Grass (An Exotic Pet-Sitter Mystery) (2019)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionWhen exotic pet-sitter Belinda Blake moves into a carriage house in tony Greenwich, Connecticut, she’s hoping to find some new clients. Instead she discovers a corpse in the garden—and a knack for solving murders . . . Pet-sitter Belinda Blake doesn’t rattle easily, but move-in day has been eventful, to say the least. The python in her care tried to slither to freedom—just as she met Stone Carrington V, her landlords’ disarmingly handsome son. With the constrictor back in its cage, she heads out to the garden, only to discover a designer shoe poking out of the boxwood…
Author(s): Heather Day Gilbert

7. National Geographic Readers: Slither, Snake! (2015)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionMeet different kinds of snakes! Find out where they live and what they do. Through engaging text features, such as the vocabulary tree and the wrap-up activity, kids will be introduced to vocabulary in concept groups—helping them make connections between words and expanding their understanding of the world. #67,885 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #201 in Children’s Zoology Books (Books) #83 in Children’s Reptile & Amphibian Books (Books) #467 in Early Learning Beginner Readers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): ShelAlinsky

8. The Snakes: A Novel (2019)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionThe award-winning, bestselling author of The Uninvited Guests and The Outcast returns with a bold, brilliant, and beautiful novel, unflinching in its gaze, which holds the reader in its tense grip from start to unforgettable finish.Recently married, psychologist Bea and Dan, a mixed-race artist, rent out their tiny flat to escape London for a few precious months. Driving through France they visit Bea’s dropout brother Alex at the hotel he runs in Burgundy. Disturbingly, they find him all alone and the ramshackle hotel deserted, apart from the nest of snakes in the attic. When Alex and Bea’s parents make a surprise…
Author(s): Sadie Jones

9. God Creates a Snake (God Creating Animals) (2019)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionSnake! The Boss will see you now! Today is Snake’s creation day at the Creation Station and God has a meeting planned to discuss the way ahead. Snake quickly finds out just how much he can do while also learning about some of his—uh—shortcomings. Now you can be a fly on the wall to this hilarious creation story! #192,757 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #6 in Children’s Christian Comics & Graphic Novels #151 in Children’s Cartoon Humor Books #108 in Children’s Christian Animal Fiction Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this…
Author(s): Charles Peterson, Brian Russell

10. National Geographic Readers: Snakes! (2009)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionThey’re SSSSLITHERY! SLIPPERY! They creep us out! But get to know them and you’ll find snakes private, quiet types who just want a cool, shady place to call home. From the tip of their forked tongues, to skin that sheds, to the rattles on certain tails, these creatures have secrets all kids will love. Cool photos and fun facts slip us inside their surprising world. #23,449 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #69 in Children’s Zoology Books (Books) #9 in Forests & Rainforests #27 in Children’s Reptile & Amphibian Books (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this…
Author(s): Melissa Stewart

11. The Snake (2019)

Best Snake Books Worth Your AttentionThe Snake, set in two different worlds, is the story of Ann Cunningham, forensic archivist, and describes an investigation that pushes Ann to her physical and emotional limits as she struggles to solve the mystery of an ancient Maya artifact and the bizarre death of a local professor. #311,423 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #5354 in Mystery Action & Adventure #36501 in Mysteries (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): J. A. Kellman

Best Snake Books Worth Your Attention

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some snake books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Snakes in American Culture: A Hisstory

Author(s): Jesse C Donahue; Conor Shaw-Draves
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Year: 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2383098

The Book of Snakes: A Life-Size Guide to Six Hundred Species from around the World

Author(s): Mark O’Shea
Publisher: University of Chicago Press, Year: 2018, Size: 48 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2283556

The Snake and the Mongoose: The Emergence of Identity in Early Indian Religion

Author(s): Nathan McGovern
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2018, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2303466

Australia’s Dangerous Snakes: Identification, Biology and Envenoming

Author(s): Peter Mirtschin
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing, Year: 2018, Size: 78 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2328096

Martial Structure: How to Maximize Your Martial Arts Skills through Body Alignment, Movement, and Breathing

Author(s): Phillip Starr
Publisher: Blue Snake Books, Year: 2018, Size: 10 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2330320

Snake Venoms

Author(s): Hidetoshi Inagaki, Carl-Wilhelm Vogel, Ashis K. Mukherjee, Tarek R. Rahmy (eds.)
Publisher: Springer Netherlands, Year: 2017, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1678158

Early Tantric medicine : snakebite, mantras, and healing in the Garuda Tantras

Author(s): Slouber, Michael
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2017, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1703268

Autumn of the Black Snake: The Creation of the U.S. Army and the Invasion That Opened the West

Author(s): William Hogeland
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Year: 2017, Size: 25 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1709096

Snake charming -- the musical Python

Author(s): Gray, Iain
Publisher: Springer, Year: 2017, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2134571

Are You Afraid of Snakes?: A Doctor’s Exploration of Alternative Medicine

Author(s): C. Scott Mahan
Publisher: MedMaster Inc., Year: 2017, Size: 349 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2248617

Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are really record-breakers according to USA Today, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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