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Think of an Eel (Big Books)

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A great resource for teachers!

In graceful verse that matches the rhythm of an eels movement, THINK OF AN EEL relates the little-known lifestyle of a most intriguing fish. Children follow an eel from the day he is born, deep in the Sargasso Sea, to his years spent in the ocean, then join him on a trip up a freshwater river and return with him back to the sea, where he has his offspring. Fluid watercolor illustrations depict the sea and river setting in a story as captivating as it is true.

About the Author

Karen Wallace has spent time fishing in the rivers of Ireland. She says she didn‘t see eels very often, but "when I did, I couldn‘t get over how extraordinary they were."

Mike Bostock remembers catching eels as a child. "But reading the text was an education for me," he says. "I had no idea they went through so many changes."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780763624705
Author:
Bostock, Mike
Publisher:
Candlewick Press (MA)
Illustrator:
Bostock, Mike
Author:
Bostock, Mike
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Animals - Marine Life
Subject:
Oversize books
Subject:
Children's Baby - Fiction - General
Subject:
Eels
Subject:
Animals - Fishes
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Animals
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Read and Wonder
Publication Date:
20040131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
16.13x14.82x.22 in. 1.02 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Big
Age Level:
02-05

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