Life in the Ocean: The Story of Oceanographer Sylvia Earle

By Claire A. Nivola. Illus. by the author. Farrar/Frances Foster, $17.99 (9780374380687). K–Gr. 3.


Illustrated with exquisitely detailed artwork, this stunning picture-book introduction to Sylvia Earle incorporates many of the world-renowned marine scientist’s poetic words into the graceful text.




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth
Committed to providing a broad selection of outstanding books that mixes popular appeal with literary excellence, the Books for Youth editorial staff has chosen the titles below as best-of-the-year fiction, nonfiction, and picture books.
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