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Anglerfish : The Seadevil of the Deep / By Elaine M. Alexander ; Illustrated by Fiona Fogg

Alexander, Elaine M., (Author). Fogg, Fiona, (illustrator).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Krum Public Library PIC ALE (Text) 36249000195082 PICTURE BOOKS Checked out 12/13/2022

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781536213966
  • ISBN: 1536213969
  • Physical Description: 30 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2022

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
Dive thirteen thousand feet below the ocean's surface, where no ray of sunlight can penetrate. Resources are scarce, and fellow inhabitants scarcer. This is life in the midnight zone--life for the anglerfish, known as the Seadevil of the Deep. Still largely a mystery to scientists, the deep-sea anglerfish is a true source of fascination and awe. To some, the fish resembles a prehistoric creature forgotten by time; to others, she is the embodiment of power, grace, and grit, using her remarkable physical attributes and a talent for deception to survive one of the harshest environments on the planet. In Anglerfish, author Elaine M. Alexander and illustrator Fiona Fogg shine a small light on this mesmerizing, unforgettable creature. Captivating text is paired with stunning artwork. More facts about the anglerfish--from how it hunts to the surprising way a female mates with far tinier males--await curious readers in the back matter. Deep in the darkest part of the ocean, visit a primordial, fierce-toothed fish that draws in prey with its own bioluminescent lure." -- $c Provided by publisher.  Provided by publisher.
Subject: Anglerfishes > Juvenile Literature
Oneirodidae > Juvenile Literature
Fishes > Juvenile Literature
Deep-sea biology > Juvenile Literature
Genre: Informational works.
Picture books.

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