Beachcombing: Exploring the Seashore
Many of us take our family vacations at the beach. This charming book from Jim Arnosky will help you to identify the shells, teeth, birds, and crabs you may find there. The colorful illustrations are clear enough to show the differences between a scallop shell and a cockleshell. The text is delightful to read to a young beachcomber. It's a nice way to keep the beach memories alive and fresh in a child's memory. sc, 25 pp.
Young sunbathers can learn all about the wonders at the water's edge with Jim Arnosky's fascinating guide. With friendly notes and detailed illustrations of everything from ghost crabs to shark teeth, this award-winning author and wildlife expert outfits kids with the knowledge they need to become avid beachcombers. Take it along on a family vacation or school trip, or make the beach come alive at home with this personal tour of the shore.