With his signature humor and amazing facts, best-selling author Jerry Pallotta offers a creature that lives in the ocean and needs air to breathe for every letter of the alphabet.
Meet dozens of sea mammalsand a few bonus animalsin this beautifully and accurately illustrated alphabet book. In typical Jerry Pallotta style, the text is funny and engaging and often speaks directly to the reader to keep kids entertained and learning with every page turn. General facts about sea mammals are sprinkled throughout the text.
|Product dimensions:||9.10(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.50(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 Crab 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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W is for Walrus. W could also be for its thick whiskers. Walrus have two tusks, which they use as tools. Tusks act like ice picks to pull walrus up on ice floes. They can be used for protection and to help dig out mussels and clams, their favorite foods.
Excerpted from "The Sea Mammal Alphabet Book"
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