See What a Seal Can Do

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See What a Seal Can Do
Written by Chris Butterworth
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763665746
ISBN-13: 9780763665746
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See What a Seal Can Do

author: Chris Butterworth
illustrator: Kate Nelms

On the shore, a seal looks like a slow, dozy creature that spends its time lazing around or flumping along the sand. But underwater, itís a different story. Splash! Seal dives deep, with a body just the right shape to shoot through the water and power down with his back flippers. He slips through a seaweed forest, and ó sensing a predator nearby ó dives even deeper to stay safe. Finally itís time to make a sudden twist and turn to catch his fishy dinner. Merging a lyrical narrative sprinkled with fascinating facts and aww-inspiring illustrations, here is one nature adventure thatís hard to resist.
Back matter includes an index.

Follow a gray seal on a journey from sand to sea in an engaging, richly illustrated story with surefire kid appeal.
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0763665746 /  9780763665746
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Non-Fiction - Picture Book / Hardback
age range:
4 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 9 5/8" x 10 5/8"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 3
Animals; Science & Nature;
author’s comments:
Chris Butterworth is the author of more than seventy nonfiction books for children, including Sea Horse: The Shyest Fish in the Sea and How Did That Get in My Lunchbox? The Story of Food. She lives in England.
illustrator’s comments:
Kate Nelms graduated from the University of the West of England with a BA in illustration. See What a Seal Can Do is her first book. She lives in England.
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