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Killer Whales

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640005372

This revised edition surveys key aspects of killer whales, describing the carnivorous marine mammals’ appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains how these creatures came to be.

Baby Dolphins

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003866

A baby dolphin narrates the story of its life, describing how physical features, diet, habitat and familial relationships play a role in its growth and development.

Baby Seals

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003927

A baby seal narrates the story of its life, describing how physical features, diet, habitat and familial relationships play a role in its growth and development.

Sharks

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003330

This revised edition surveys key aspects of sharks, describing the fishes’ appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains why these creatures have a bump on their head.

Crocodiles

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003262

This revised edition surveys key aspects of crocodiles, describing the swimming reptiles’ appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains why these creatures have rough, bumpy skin.

El tiburón

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003439

This revised edition surveys key aspects of sharks, describing the fishes’ appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains why these creatures have a bump on their head.

Dolphins

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003279

This revised edition surveys key aspects of dolphins, describing the leaping mammals’ appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains why these creatures are friendly toward humans.

Blue Whales

Ashley Gish (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003064

A countdown of five of the most captivating blue whales provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these massive marine mammals.

Elephant Seals

Ashley Gish (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003071

A countdown of five of the most captivating elephant seals provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these noisy marine mammals.

Sea Lions

Ashley Gish (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003095

A countdown of five of the most captivating sea lions provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these short-haired marine mammals.

Sea Otters

Ashley Gish (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003101

A countdown of five of the most captivating sea otters provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these intelligent marine mammals.

Walruses

Ashley Gish (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003118

A countdown of five of the most captivating walruses provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these ivory-tusked marine mammals.

Deep-Sea Fisher

Laura K. Murray (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609760

A brief exploration of what deep-sea fishers do on the job, including the equipment they use and the training they need, plus real-life instances of record-breaking fishing off the coast of New Zealand.

Rays

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609340

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of rays, the flat-bodied fish with skeletons made of cartilage. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why rays’ fins look like wings.

Manatees

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609319

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of manatees, the aquatic relatives of dugongs. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why manatees are associated with mermaids.

Fishing Gear

Michael J. Rosen (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566608152

A primer on the basic dos and don’ts of fishing, including tips on choosing a proper rod and reel, advice on how to land a catch, and instructions for making a landing net.

Tackling the Box

Michael J. Rosen (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566608183

A primer on the basic dos and don’ts of fishing, including tips on finding and accessing new fishing spots, advice on how to avoid polluted waters, and instructions for making a creel.

Fresh Fish

Michael J. Rosen (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566608138

A primer on the basic dos and don’ts of fishing, including tips on where to find certain species, information on how a fish’s anatomical makeup helps it avoid getting hooked, and instructions for cleaning a catch.

Crabs

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607940

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of crabs, the widespread shelled crustaceans. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why crabs look as though they are headless.

Jellyfish

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607971

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of jellyfish, the bell-shaped, oceanic invertebrates. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why jellyfish have squishy bodies.

Frogs

Lindsy J. O'Brien (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607349

A high-interest introduction to the life cycle of frogs, including how tadpoles develop, their insect diet, threats from predators, and the wet habitats of these backyard animals.

Walruses

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566606622

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of walruses, the Arctic pinnipeds with whiskers. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why walruses have tusks.

Octopuses

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566606608

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of octopuses, the eight-armed ocean creatures. Also included is a history of the belief that octopuses were sea monsters.

Penguin

Laura K. Murray (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566605731

An exploration of the life cycle and life span of penguins, using up-close photographs and step-by-step text to follow a penguin’s growth process from egg to chick to mature penguin.

Sea Turtles

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566605298

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of sea turtles, the migrating shelled reptiles. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how sea turtles cause monsoons. This popular and newly expanded series continues traveling the planet to study these and other fascinating animals. Beautiful photos are paired with accessible text to examine the featured creature’s appearance, habitat, behaviors, and life cycle. Each book also presents a folk story that people have used to help explain the animal’s appearance or behavior.