Synopses & Reviews
Dive into the Exciting World of Fishes!
Sharks, skates, shrimp, seahorses, and 30,000 other fishes swim through the worlds waterways. With that much variety, you just have to ask: what makes a fish a fish? This book helps answer the question! Filled with amazing X-rays, full-color photographs, and lively text, Curious About Fishes looks at underwater creatures inside and out. Inspired by a popular Smithsonian exhibition and the first childrens book to feature these extraordinary X-rays.
Shows curious young readers all the dolphin basics, especially about the ways they communicate with each other, as well as new information scientists are finding out about these fascinating creatures. Original.
Curious readers can learn just how smart dolphins are with this book that teaches them all the dolphin basics, as well as new information scientists are finding out about these fascinating creatures. Full color.
How smart are dolphins? They’re good at doing tricks, and they love fish! But how much do we know about the ways dolphins communicate and relate to each other? In Do Dolphins Really Smile?, curious young readers will learn all the dolphin basics, as well as new information scientists are finding out about these fascinating creatures!
There's Something New at the National Zoo
Is there anything cuter than a baby panda? Bao Bao, the National Zoos new cub, was officially introduced to the world in January 2014, after a formal naming ceremonyand this photo- and fact-filled book will introduce kids to Bao Baos world! The lively and accessible reader looks at the zoos panda habitat, the panda parents and their newest little cub, and how Bao Bao is cared for by the zoo handlers.
About the Author
Elizabeth Bennett is an experienced childrens publishing professional who has edited and written a wide range of fiction, nonfiction, and science/reading activity books for young readers for Scholastic, Innovative Kids, and Readers Digest Childrens Books. Her title list includes Scholastics Science Vocabulary Readers
on a variety of topics such as ants, caves, deep sea creatures, and fish.