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The Big Book Of The Blue - Children's Hardback Book

The Big Book Of The Blue - Children's Hardback Book

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Why do octopuses have eight arms?
Why do crabs run sideways?
Are jellyfish made of jelly?

Yuval Zommer’s beautiful new book provides the answers to these and many more fishy questions. His wonderfully quirky illustrations show off all kinds of slippery, shimmery and surprising sea creatures, including sea turtles, whales, sharks, rays and seahorses. Chatty, funny and full of amazing facts, it will be devoured by children eager to find out about the most exciting creatures from the deep blue.

Author: Yuval Zommer

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Thames & Hudson

Publication Date: 1st May 2018

Pages: 64

Product Dimensions: 238 x 344 x 14mm

Weight: 792g

Review

'An absolute must for any inquisitive young minds' bookshelves--Families London

'A wonderful celebration of ocean life and a timely reminder of our responsibility to protect it' -- Get Kids into Books

'Yuval Zommer's latest book is a dive into an underwater world. It's packed full of bright illustrations and fun facts about the ocean's amazing creatures' -- World of Animals Magazine

'The illustration is fun and beautifully done' -- The BookTrust

'Filled with fun, fishy questions and facts about all manner of slippery, shimmery sea creatures. It will be returned to again and again by kids of all ages' -- Pregnancy & Parenting Magazine

'A truly gorgeous book and a fantastic addition to your natural history selection' --Read It Daddy

'Cheerful, witty, and absolutely enticing... The oversize pages featuring creatures from the deep blue sea are filled from top to bottom with illustrations encompassing a palette of blues [and] drawings are unique in their crisp details and dizzying compositions. Factual and visually accurate, this sure-fire kid magnet should prompt a lot of interest --and requests for multiple readings. Just be sure to allow plenty of time for poring over each page' -- Booklist

'A sparkling underwater introduction' -- Metro

About the Author

Yuval Zommer studied at the Royal College of Art, London. He has worked as a creative director at many top advertising agencies, and has written and illustrated several children's books, including The Big Book of Bugs and The Big Book of Beasts.

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