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Great White Shark Adventure

Great White Shark Adventure
 

Bella, twelve, and Marcus, thirteen, join Fabien Cousteau's research team off the coasts of South Africa and Australia as they try to find and tag an extraordinarily large great white shark. Inserts include facts about sharks and other marine animals, equipment used by researcher... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781534420878
Barcode 9781534420878
Published 1 March 2019 by Simon & Schuster
Format Hardback
Alternate Format(s) View All (1 other possible title(s) available)
Author(s) By Cousteau, Fabien
By Fraioli, James O.
Illustrated by St.Pierre, Joe
Series Fabien Cousteau Expeditions
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781534420878
ISBN-10 1534420878
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Imprint Simon & Schuster
Publication Date 1 March 2019
International Publication Date 5 March 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Cousteau, Fabien
By Fraioli, James O.
Illustrated by St.Pierre, Joe
Series Fabien Cousteau Expeditions
Category Graphic / Comic Strip
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 203mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 372g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Scientists, Wildlife conservation, Marine animals, Sharks, White shark
NBS Text Children's Comic Strip Fiction & Graphic Novels
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 952964

Description of this Book

Two young explorers join Fabien Cousteau and his team to get up close and personal with great white sharks in this start to a series of graphic adventure novels. Junior explorers Bella and Marcus join famed explorer Fabien Cousteau and his research team as they embark on an ocean journey off the coast of South Africa, where the world's largest concentrations of great white sharks are found. Their mission is to investigate a sighting of a massive white shark, and tag it so they can track and protect it. Along the way, they'll encounter whales, seals, dolphins, penguins, and a colorful array of other marine life. They'll also enter a shark cage and come face to face with these powerful creatures. Dramatic, graphic illustrations and a compelling story help young readers discover tons of facts about sharks and other marine creatures. Children will also learn the many damaging myths about sharks, why they are so misunderstood, and what is being done to protect them from further exploitation and possible extinction.

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Author's Bio

Fabien Cousteau is the grandson of famed sea explorer Jacques Cousteau, and a third-generation ocean explorer and filmmaker. He has worked with National Geographic, Discovery, PBS, and CBS to produce ocean exploration documentaries and continues to produce environmentally-oriented content for schools, books, magazines, and newspapers. Learn more about his work at FabienCousteauOLC.org. James O. Fraioli is a published author of twenty-five books and an award-winning filmmaker. Fraioli has traveled the globe alongside experienced guides, naturalists, and scientists, and has spent considerable time exploring and writing about the outdoors. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Seattle Aquarium and works with many environmental organizations. Learn more about his work at VesperEntertainment.com. Joe St.Pierre has illustrated for Marvel and DC Comics, and has the distinction of penciling the most #1 issues featuring Spider-Man and the Spider-Man family. Joe also works in the fields of intellectual property design, commercial illustration, and storyboards for animation and video games. Clients have included MTV, Discovery Channel, Nickelodeon, Warner Bros. Animation, Cartoon Network, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and PBS. Joe's publishing company, Astronaut Ink, highlights his creator-owned properties: the award-winning MEGAHURTZ (R), BOLD BLOOD, and NEW ZODIAX. See his work at AstronautInk.com

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