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First Big Book of the Ocean

Cover: 'First Big Book of the Ocean'

Staff Review: "First Big Book of the Ocean" by Catherine D. Hughes


Do you know what a leafy sea dragon is? Find out in this ocean-filled book put out by National Geographic Kids. This books is a great read for any school-aged child that is curious about biology or the ocean. Split up into ocean sections, each section details the animal life one will find in the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian and Arctic oceans. Each animal spread has fact boxes about the animal's biology, colorful photos, interactive questions for kids, and fun facts. The ocean life covered in this book ranges from coral to birds, and from fish to mammals. The photographs are magnificent and the animal facts and information will keep any child wanting to learn more about ocean life.

Audience: children | Genre: nonfiction, animals, nature

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