The Big Book of the Blue

Publisher details

The Big Book of the Blue
Author
Yuval Zommer
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Genre
Children’s Non-Fiction
Released
01 May, 2018

Synopsis

Following the wild success of The Big Book of Bugs and The Big Book of Beasts, The Big Book of the Blue is the third instalment in Yuval Zommer's beloved series.Alongside everything the young oceanographer needs to know, Zommer's charming illustrations bring to life some of the slipperiest, scaliest, strangest, and most monstrous underwater animals.The book opens by explaining how different types of animals are able to breathe and survive underwater, and the different families to which they belong. Subsequent pages are dedicated to specific creatures, including sea turtles, whales, sharks, stingrays, and seahorses, and show varied life in specific habitats, such as a coral reef or deep sea bed.The Big Book of the Blue also explores the underwater world thematically, looking at animals in danger, learning how to spot creatures at the beach, and discovering how to do our part to save sea life. Beautiful and filled with fascinating facts, young, curious readers won't be able to tear their eyes away from the page.
Yuval Zommer
About the author

Yuval Zommer

Yuval Zommer studied at the Royal College of Art, London, and has worked as a creative director at many top advertising agencies. He wrote and illustrated the children’s picture book The Big Blue Thing on the Hill, which was nominated for a Teach Primary New Children’s Fiction Award, The Big Book of Bugs and The Big Book of Beasts.

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