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Here is an original and exciting new look at the fascinating natural world of the seashore. Real-life photographs of crabs, lobsters, tide pools, fish, seals, seabirds, and more offer a unique view of life on the seashore.

Brief text and photos introduce the animal inhabitants of the seashore, including fish, crustaceans, snails, and shorebirds.

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Overview

Here is an original and exciting new look at the fascinating natural world of the seashore. Real-life photographs of crabs, lobsters, tide pools, fish, seals, seabirds, and more offer a unique view of life on the seashore.

Brief text and photos introduce the animal inhabitants of the seashore, including fish, crustaceans, snails, and shorebirds.

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Children's Literature - Susie Wilde
DK's "Eyewitness Explorers" series offers a wonderful balance of drawings, photographs, and activities in books that are as easy to tote as they are to read and understand. Burnie's Seashore is a real treasure for kids going to the coast or just curious about shells, sea birds, and marine life.
Children's Literature - Beverly Kobrin
Seashore is a lively combination of crisp, clean, photographic close-ups and light-hearted illustrations annotated by David Burnie and organized within two-page chapters in typical DK style. One of the "Eyewitness Explorers" series designed as take-alongs to introduce young readers to nature's niches, it supplements descriptive data with suggestions for observing, experimenting, and creating art. The many chapters offer readers starting points for independent first-hand research, from making sand or tidepool profiles to examining the life on and around wooden pilings.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780789458261
  • Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 6/14/2000
  • Series: DK Eyewitness Books Series
  • Pages: 64
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.74 (w) x 11.28 (h) x 0.44 (d)

Table of Contents

The world of the seashore 6
Shaping the shoreline 8
Profile of the shore 12
Living on the edge of land 16
Plants of the sea 18
Green, brown, and red seaweeds 20
The holdfast habitat 22
Shells of the shore 26
Gripping the rock 28
Inside a tide pool 30
Tide-pool fish 34
Flower-like animals 36
Tentacles and stings 38
Stars of the sea 40
Borers and builders 42
Hard cases 44
Unusual partnerships 48
Disguises 50
Life on a ledge 52
Feeding by the sea 54
Visitors to the shore 56
Beachcombing 58
Preserving our shores 62
Index 64
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