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Giant squid

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Giant squid

Fleming, Candace, author.

New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2016.

36 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm

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Describes what marine biologists have learned about the elusive giant squid from the clues they leave behind such as a whale's ring-shaped scars, a piece of beak found in a whale's belly, and traces of ink left in the wake of a fleeing shadow. Discusses the giant squid's physical traits, behaviors, and habitat, and celebrates the recent spotting of a giant squid in its natural habitat.

Reading Counts: Level 9.5 / 2.0 Points / 69293.

Lexile: 990L

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ISBN:

9781596435995

LC Call No:

QL430.3.A73 F54 2016

Dewey Class No:

594/.58 23

Author:

Fleming, Candace, author.

Title:

Giant squid / Candace Fleming ; Eric Rohmann.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

36 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Notes:

"A Neal Porter Book."

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographic references.

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 7/1/2016

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide Starred, 4/2017

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Magazine, 9/2016

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly Starred, 6/20/2016

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal Starred, 8/2016

Summary:

Describes what marine biologists have learned about the elusive giant squid from the clues they leave behind such as a whale's ring-shaped scars, a piece of beak found in a whale's belly, and traces of ink left in the wake of a fleeing shadow. Discusses the giant squid's physical traits, behaviors, and habitat, and celebrates the recent spotting of a giant squid in its natural habitat.

Target Audience:

990 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS LG 3.2 0.5 183235.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 9.5 2.0 69293.

Awards Note:

Sibert Honor Book, 2017

Subject:

Giant squids.

AE:PersName:

Rohmann, Eric, illustrator.

Link:

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