Leatherback Sea Turtle, The

Leatherback Sea Turtle, The

Kris Bonnell (author), Tammy Braunsberg (illustrator)

Publisher: Reading Reading Books, LLC ISBN: 9781608923151

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Leatherback sea turtles are eating trash in the ocean. It is making them very sick. There are not many leatherback sea turtles left in the wild. This story is about one turtle looking for food.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Animals, Birds & Insects Nature Picture Books
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Kindergarten 1st Grade
Language Arts
English (US)
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