Picture a world with a vast submarine canyon, rocky shores, sandy dunes, and glimmering tide pools; a world where creatures such as whales, pelicans, seals, and starfish coexist, wild and free at the edge of the sea.This is Monterey Bay, a rare treasure, and the heart of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary on California’s central coast.
Spare verse and gorgeous full-color photographs by award-winning author Celeste Davidson Mannis introduce young readers to the Bay’s adorable marine animals and the unique places they inhabit. Engaging facts and smaller images on every page provide a closer look at the many other wonders of Monterey Bay.
Author Biography: Celeste Davidson Mannis has been visiting Monterey Bay since she was a little girl. It inspired her as a child to become a writer, and as a teenager, to become a photographer. She and her husband visit the area frequently with their two daughters and golden retriever. She lives in Los Angeles.
|Publisher:||Penguin Young Readers Group|
|Product dimensions:||10.36(w) x 10.82(h) x 0.42(d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 8 Years|