Author(s): Letherland, Lucy, Hawkins, Emily,
Date of Publication: 22/10/2019,
Pagination: 96 pages,
Series: Atlas of,
Imprint: Wide Eyed Editions,
Published By: Wide Eyed Editions,
Book Classification: Natural history (Children’s/Teenage), Atlases & maps (Children’s/Teenage), Interest age: from c 7 years
Discover saltwater crocodiles lurking in the Andaman Islands, hammerheads gathering in the Atlantic, and the awe-inspiring colossal squid that calls the Ross Sea home. Lucy Letherland's illuminating artwork shows how these oceans teem with life, forming part of complex and fascinating ecosystems, all in a quirky, characterful style. Interesting facts and figures pepper the scenes.
Did you know that spinner dolphins can swim up to 400 kilometres a day? Or that some sea snails can grow up to half a metre long? Or that in the deepest depths, fish can glow in the dark?
Children and adults alike will be amazed by the incredible creatures that await in the world's oceans.