The sparkling sequel to Meet the Planets sends young readers on a fascinating journey through the depths of the ocean as rhyming text describes incredible underwater creatures from beluga whales to manatees.
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 210 g
Dimensions: 300 x 237 mm
Meet the Oceans is a friendly look at the wonders of the deep sea ... we are reminded how beautiful the oceans are and of the need to take care of them. Woollvin's distinctive illustrative style and Hart's superb rhyming text combine to make a standout picture book. * The Scotsman *
Young children will love diving into this vibrant picture book [...] Fun and informative, this marvellous book provides young readers with a lively introduction to the importance of looking after the oceans * BookTrust *
Perfect for pre-schoolers and children in key stage one, this delightful book written in rhyme takes children through the oceans of the world ... The 'feel' is gentle and soothing and puts us in mind of picture books from when we ourselves were children * Literary Curriculum *
The ocean is a vast treasure-house, threatened by plastic waste and pollution, and this picture book is the ideal introduction to the importance of caring for it * Books Up North *
Everything about the book was perfect - the writing style was perfect, the story was great and it was great that it rhymed - it was such a fun read * NetGalley Reviewer *
It's mind-blowing to think the ocean is one of the world's most unexplored spaces but in this fantastic picture book children can take their own epic, deep sea adventure to discover some of the incredible creatures and habitats which exist within it * NetGalley Reviewer *
Like Caryl and Bethan's previous collaboration Meet the Planets, this one is both full of fun and informative [...] With pops of day-glo colour Bethan's distinctive visual style successfully personifies each of the watery worlds * Red Reading Hub *
A bright and friendly look at the wonders of the deep sea [...] The scourge of plastic is gently explored and we are reminded how beautiful the oceans are and of the need to take care of them. Woollvin's distinctive illustrative style and Hart's superb rhyming text combine to make a standout picture book * The Scotsman *
I read this book with my 5 and 7 year olds who both loved it! A very clever book which is informative but fun * Toddle About *
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We really enjoyed 'Meet the Planets' in our house so I was delighted to be sent a review copy of 'Meet the Oceans'. It proved just as popular and as well as the fun rhyming text and striking... More
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