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Title:
Oceans
Author:
Stille, Darlene R.
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Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
47 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 22 cm.
Summary:
An introduction to the ocean describing its physical characteristics, the plants and animals that live in or near it, and its importance to life on Earth.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.2 0.5 1645.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 4.1 3 Quiz: 23418 Guided reading level: N.
ISBN:
9780516215105
Format :
Book

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Ideal for today's young investigative reader, each A True Book includes lively sidebars, a glossary and index, plus a comprehensive "To Find Out More" section listing books, organizations, and Internet sites. A staple of library collections since the 1950s, the new A True Book series is the definitive nonfiction series for elementary school readers.


Author Notes

Darlene R. Stille was educated at the University of Illinois. She is a science writer and author of more than 80 books for children including collections of biographies.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

At the Seashorep. 5
The World Oceanp. 10
Life in the Oceanp. 13
Coral Reefsp. 25
The Ocean Floorp. 32
The Deep Seap. 35
How We Learn About the Oceanp. 40
To Find Out Morep. 44
Important Wordsp. 46
Indexp. 47
Meet the Authorp. 48