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Publisher Comments:

Young sunbathers can learn all about the wonders at the water's edge with Jim Arnosky's fascinating guide. With friendly notes and detailed illustrations of everything from ghost crabs to shark teeth, this award-winning author and wildlife expert outfits kids with the knowledge they need to become avid beachcombers. Take it along on a family vacation or school trip, or make the beach come alive at home with this personal tour of the shore.

Review:

"With an ever-present eye toward respecting and studying nature, Arnosky explains how palm trees form and the fossilization of shark teeth, among other topics related to the ebb and flow of life on the shore." Publishers Weekly

Review:

"[Y]oung beachcombers will discover old and new ideas about collecting or just identifying their finds, and the book will appeal to those children who are looking for relaxing fun." School Library Journal

Synopsis:

With friendly notes and detailed illustrations of everything from ghost crabs to shark teeth, this award-winning author and wildlife expert outfits kids with the knowledge they need to become avid beachcombers. Full color.

About the Author

Jim Arnosky is the author and illustrator of more than seventy books for children, including Armadillo's Orange.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780525471042
Publisher:
Dutton Children's Books
Location:
New York
Author:
Arnosky, Jim
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Nature - General
Subject:
Seashore ecology
Subject:
Seashore biology
Subject:
Beachcombing.
Subject:
Science & Nature - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - Earth Sciences
Subject:
Childrens Science
Subject:
Water (oceans, lakes, etc.)
Subject:
beachcombing; summer; biology; marine; marine biology; science; science picture book; picture book; common core; beach;
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series Volume:
no. 4
Publication Date:
20040531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in 1 lb
Age Level:
08-08

Related Subjects

Children's » Nonfiction » Ocean and Marine
Children's » Nonfiction » Science and Nature » General
Children's » Science and Nature » General

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Product details 32 pages Dutton Children's Books - English 9780525471042 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "With an ever-present eye toward respecting and studying nature, Arnosky explains how palm trees form and the fossilization of shark teeth, among other topics related to the ebb and flow of life on the shore." Publishers Weekly
"Review" by , "[Y]oung beachcombers will discover old and new ideas about collecting or just identifying their finds, and the book will appeal to those children who are looking for relaxing fun."
"Synopsis" by , With friendly notes and detailed illustrations of everything from ghost crabs to shark teeth, this award-winning author and wildlife expert outfits kids with the knowledge they need to become avid beachcombers. Full color.
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