Shark lady : the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Shark lady : the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist

Author: Jess Keating; Marta Álvarez Miguéns
Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At 9 years old, Eugenie Clark developed an unexpected passion for sharks after a visit to the Battery Park Aquarium in New York City. At the time, sharks were seen as mindless killing machines, but Eugenie knew better and set out to prove it. Despite many obstacles in her path, Eugenie was able to study the creatures she loved so much. From her many discoveries to the shark-related myths she dispelled, Eugenie's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
picture books
collective biographies
Picture books
Biographies
Juvenile works
Livres d'images
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Named Person: Eugenie Clark; Eugenie Clark; Eugenie Clark; Eugenie Clark
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jess Keating; Marta Álvarez Miguéns
ISBN: 1492642045 9781492642046 9781549052842 1549052845
OCLC Number: 959200312
Awards: Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children; 2018.
OLA: Blue Sprice Award: 2018 nominee.
Target Audience: Age 4 and up.; K to grade 3.; 730L
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: written by Jess Keating ; illustrations by Marta Álvarez Miguéns.

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At nine years old, Eugenie Clark developed an unexpected passion for sharks after a visit to the Battery Park Aquarium in New York City. At the time, sharks were seen as mindless killing machines,  Read more...

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"A tribute to the courage and indomitable will of the renowned ichthyologist. This eloquent profile follows Clark from a childhood visit to an aquarium through her demonstration that sharks can Read more...

 
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