We're Sailing to Galapagos: Week in the Pacific
A rhyming story opens this book about a visit to Galapagos Islands and the encounters with the unique creatures that live there. It then moves into a factual section that dives deeper into the island’s history and animal life. While the book doesn’t directly support the theory of evolution, a brief biography on Charles Darwin discusses his journey to Galapagos Islands and how it “led to new scientific theories to consider”. 29 pgs, pb. - Emily G
Set sail to Galapagos Islands on a week-long voyage of discovery! You'll meet many fascinating land and sea animals, like giant tortoises, albatrosses, iguanas, lava crabs and booby birds. The text's repeating refrain encourages young readers, while 9 pages of informational notes about 18 animals, Charles Darwin and more will delight future naturalists.