Everything You Need to Know About Sharks, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465412166
  • ISBN-13: 9781465412164
  • DDC: 591.76
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released October 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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An underwater treasure, Everything You Need To Know About Sharks is a vibrant book that redefines children's reference. From the outset with its attention-grabbing cover, through every exciting page inside, this book combines little-known information with engaging text and innovative, high-quality design. Everything You Need To Know About Sharks dives deep in the pursuit of fascinating facts. It teaches the basics of anatomy (did you know that sharks don't have bones, or that most of a fish's internal organs are in the lower half of its body?) and taxonomy (sharks are fish, but whales are mammals), plus how and where sea creatures live. Everything You Need to Know About Sharks provides ideas for things to make, games to play, quizzes, and shocking facts to share with your friends. It's everything you need to know, and everything you WANT to find out.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Water.
2: Ideal Homes: Sea Views Guaranteed.
3: Who’s Who of the Watery World.
4: What is a Fish?.
5: This is Not a Fish… It’s a Mammal.
6: Shark Facts and Stats.
7: Shark’s Skin Makes Waves.
8: Toothless Wonders.
9: Heart of Darkness.
10: Now You See Me....
11: Who’s Not the Fairest of Them All?.
12: Ocean Creatures Live in Many Unusual Places.
13: Fueling the Nation.
14: What’s inside a Shell?.
15: What’s inside a Fish?.
16: A Long Way Home.
17: What am I?.
18: The Shocking Truth.
19: Friend or Food?.
20: Cleaning Stations.
21: Glow-in-the-Dark.
22: Surviving the Deep.
23: Who’s the Daddy?.
24: Danger in the Water!.
25: Things that Sting.
26: Who’s a Pretty Boy?.
27: Prickly Character.
28: Coming up for Air.
29: Saved by Slime.
30: Pulling the Trigger!.
31: Synchronized Swimming.
32: Apple of His Eye.
33: Animals at Risk – Who’s on the Missing List?.
34: Talking Fish.
35: Changing Colors.
36: Record Breakers.
37: High Seas Drifters.