Beneath the Waves: Celebrating the Ocean Through Pictures, Poems, and Stories - Stephanie Warren Drimmer (Hardcover)

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Barcode
9781426339165
Department
Books
Released
16 Mar 2021
Supply Source
USA

Book

Authors
Stephanie Warren Drimmer
Stephanie Warren Drimmer
Subtitle
Celebrating the Ocean Through Pictures, Poems, and Stories
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books
Language
English
Number of Pages
192
Dimensions
251 x 251 x 19mm (1.05kg)

Annotation

Featuring interviews with National Geographic experts and complemented by a poem by children’s poet laureate J. Patrick Lewis, a visually engaging read-aloud introduction to the world’s oceans includes plant and animal profiles while discussing the urgency of ocean conservation. 35,000 first printing. Illustrations.

Summary

  • Open this charming read-aloud book and you'll find amazing animal profiles, whimsical poetry, stunning photography, plus fascinating information about the wondrous creatures that call the ocean home. Starting with the seashore and journeying through the ocean's zones, readers will discover mangrove forests, coral reefs, and the deepest ocean depths. On this journey they will discover some of the extraordinary animals that live on shore and under the sea. Along the way, readers will enjoy poems, stories, fun facts, photo galleries, and more. Highlights include a foreword from explorer and renowned photojournalist Brian Skerry; an interview with National Geographic Explorer and marine conservationist Jess Cramp; a poem by former children's poet laureate J. Patrick Lewis; the work of Explorer-in-Residence and ocean ecologist Enric Sala; and an afterword by renowned ocean conservationist Sylvia Earle. This keepsake treasure is sure to wow readers while also serving as an important reminder to protect this precious and wonderful resource.
  • Through stunning images and lyrical text, this beautiful collection celebrates the ocean and the amazing animal and plant life found in its waters, the role the ocean plays on Earth, and the importance of conservation.

    Open this charming read-aloud book and you'll find amazing animal profiles, whimsical poetry, stunning photography, plus fascinating information about the wondrous creatures that call the ocean home. Starting with the seashore and journeying through the ocean's zones, readers will discover mangrove forests, coral reefs, and the deepest ocean depths. On this journey they will discover some of the extraordinary animals that live on shore and under the sea. Along the way, readers will enjoy poems, stories, fun facts, photo galleries, and more. Highlights include a foreword from explorer and renowned photojournalist Brian Skerry; an interview with National Geographic Explorer and marine conservationist Jess Cramp; a poem by former children's poet laureate J. Patrick Lewis; the work of Explorer-in-Residence and ocean ecologist Enric Sala; and an afterword by renowned ocean conservationist Sylvia Earle. This keepsake treasure is sure to wow readers while also serving as an important reminder to protect this precious and wonderful resource.

Easy Non Fiction

General Subject
Juvenile Grades 2-3 Ages 7-8
BISAC Subject 1
Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.)
BISAC Subject 2
Juvenile Nonfiction / Language Arts / General
BISAC Subject 3
Juvenile Nonfiction / Literary Criticism & Collections
BIC Classification 1
Natural history (Children’s/Teenage)
Library Subject 1
Marine ecology
Library Subject 2
Ocean
Dewey Classification
551

Author Bio

National Geographic Kids