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Shimmer & Splash: The Sparkling World of Sea Life

By: Jim Arnosky (Author)

40 pages, colour illustrations


Hardback | May 2013 | #206307 | ISBN-13: 9781402786235
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NHBS Price: £9.99 $12/€11 approx

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What can you see in the deep blue sea? Dolphins, stingrays, men o' war and more! In Shimmer and Splash, acclaimed author and artist Jim Arnosky, whose award-winning nature books delight children, parents and teachers alike, captures the endless variety of spectacular marine species. From the beautiful (starfish, coral reefs) to the scary (sharks, barracudas) to the yucky (jellyfish), these undersea inhabitants and 7 gatefolds will amaze kids.

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Jim Arnosky is the author/illustrator of more than 100 books for young readers, and has been honored for his overall contribution to literature for children. Many of his books have been chosen as ALA Notable Books, including Drawing from Nature, a Christopher Award-winner, and he has collected many starred reviews. His first book for Sterling, Wild Tracks!, was a 2008 School Library Journal Best Book of the Year; 2009 ALA Notable; and received starred reviews in Kirkus Reviews and School Library Journal. Visit to learn more.

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