Encyclopedia of Sharks

Encyclopedia of Sharks is an amazing 512-page fact book, packed with interesting shark facts for kids aged 8+ to learn everything they need to know about the world of sharks.

• Children can discover every known shark species in this definitive guide.
• Each species fact file is accompanied by amazing photos and realistic artwork.
• A useful source of information and great for simply reading for pleasure.

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This encyclopedia contains masses of information about sharks, and begins by exploring what sharks are and where they live, and progresses to how sharks work and life in the water.

Shark species are covered in great detail, with the inclusion of popular species such as tiger shark facts and great white shark facts for kids, so children can familiarise themselves with the differences between each group. Find out how great whites hunt their prey and why basking sharks cruise with their mouths wide open. The final chapters look at the important issue of sharks and people – tourist attractions and why sharks are in trouble.

The ultimate giant shark book for kids at Key Stage 2, perfect for school homework and projects.

Here are just some examples of topics you can expect to find inside Encyclopedia of Sharks:
• What is a shark?: All about sharks, Records and statistics, Big and small
• Where sharks live: Shallows to the deep, Life on the bottom, Reef sharks
• How sharks work: A look inside, Breathing underwater, The sixth sense
• Life in the water: Swimming skills, Food and feeding, Friends and enemies
• Shark families: Frilled shark, Sixgill and sevengill sharks, Prickly and bramble sharks
• Types of shark: Dogfish sharks, Carpet sharks, Hammerhead sharks
• Shark relatives: Rays, Skates, Sawfish
• Shark and People: Attacks, Staying safe, Sharks in captivity
• Shark science: Shark scientists, Evolution of sharks, Endangered species

Key features of Encyclopedia of Encyclopedia of Sharks:
• Authoritative text, written and checked by experts makes this encyclopedia a trusted comprehensive guide.
• Hundreds of illustrations and amazing photographs keep young readers interested in the subject.
• Cross-references throughout help children find the information they need quickly.


Author: Barbara Taylor
Pages: 512
Age: 8+
Format: Hardback with neon ink
Size: 297 x 228 mm
ISBN: 9781786170217

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