Did you know that there are seven different kinds of sea turtles? Or that sea turtles hatch their eggs on land, but live their lives in the sea? Featuring all kinds of fun facts, this book is excellent for children who are reading independently and are naturally curious about the world around them. With beautiful, full-color photographs and a glossary for difficult words, this book will help to encourage your child's curiosity of the world and of reading.
Who could resist celebrating sea turtles? They may seem like lazy ocean reptiles drifting with the oceans currents, but they are actually long-distance swimmers that spend their entire lives searching for food and a mate. Whats more, they come with their own built-in GPS, returning to the exact beach where they were born to lay their own eggs. Kids will learn all about these tranquil and mysterious animals through brilliant photography and illustrations, plus the trusted and distinctive content you love from NG Kids!
LAURA MARSH is a long time contributor to National Geographic Children Books. She has written a large number of books in National Geographic Readers series and also in Mama Mirabelle and Toot and Puddle series.