Children's LiteraturePart of the "Start Reading" series, this title exposes young readers to the underwater world in an introduction to basic sea life. Some animals included are manatees, octopuses, barracudas and angelfish. The type is large and easy to read and the text is simple. Color photographs accompany each animal description and fill an entire page. Also includedto help young readers begin to learn how to navigate nonfiction booksare a contents page, an index, and a glossary of the boldface words found in the text. A note to parents and teachers at the conclusion of the book provides tips and suggestions on how to involve early readers in the reading and investigating process. It is an adequate resource book. 2004, QEB Publishing, Ages 4 to 7.