With his signature humor and amazing facts, best-selling author Jerry Pallotta offers a decapod for every letter of the alphabet.
Meet dozens of crustaceansand a few bonus animalswith engaging text and a laugh-out-loud narrative, from A (Arrow Crab) to E (exoskeleton) to I (Imocaris, a kind of fossil scientists believe to be the first crab on earth) to Z (Zebra Hermit Crabs, which have a hard covering on their legs and claws, but their body is soft). Readers of all ages will be entertained (and learning!) with every page turn.
|Product dimensions:||8.80(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 7 Years|
About the Author
Jerry Pallotta is an award-winning author of children's alphabet books and imaginative fiction, including The Sea Mammal Alphabet Book, Butterfly Counting and Colors, The Construction Alphabet Book, and The Icky Bug Alphabet Book. Jerry lives in Boston, Massachusetts.
Tom Leonard has been an illustrator and teacher at the University of the Arts for many years. He's illustrated many books for children, including The Sea Mammal Alphabet Book and Who Will Plant a Tree. He both wrote and illustrated Becoming Bach. Tom lives with his wife, Rose, in the Italian Market section of Philadelphia. www.tomleonardillustration.com
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Excerpted from "The Crab Alphabet Book"
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