Dive into the dangerous world of sharks—from legends and lore to the real stories behind their deadly jaws.
A visual and comprehensive research manual and guide that will take kids from tropical paradise to the cold, dark depths, in search of the wildest, weirdest, and most wonderful sharks in the ocean, now refreshed with a new look.
Kids can go on an around-the-world adventure to track the sea's most extraordinary predators with Sharkpedia, 2nd Edition. From the huge and harmless whale shark to the puny pygmy shark, these fascinating fish come in many shapes and sizes, and this guide will take kids from tropical paradise to the cold, dark depths of the ocean. Who gulps up tiny plankton? Who snatches unsuspecting seals mid-swim? Kids can see for themselves from the portholes of our trusty vessel or, if they dare, from behind the bars of a shark cage.
So grab your scuba gear and get on the boat—we've got sharks to find with Sharkpedia, 2nd Edition.
“Done with the usual DK thoroughness and understanding of what young readers want and how they want it, this is perfect for both the experienced and novice shark-trackers.”
Barbara Braxton, Teacher Librarian, The Bottom Shelf
“DK continue to excel in the thoroughness of information that children understand and there is everything you could possibly want to know about sharks in this book.”
Allison Winchester, Little Big Reads