The Great White Shark Scientist

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The Great White Shark Scientist

by Sy Montgomery

Illustrations by Keith Ellenbogen

Part of a Series: Scientists in the Field.

First Release:

August 2016

ISBN: 9780544352988

“How many great white sharks are swimming off Cape Cod’s famous beaches?” Scientist Greg Skomal is one of the scientists working to find out—but studying these misunderstood animals isn’t easy. Selected bibliography. Web resources. Index. Full-color maps, illustrations, and photographs.

  • ISBN: 9780544352988
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    Page Count: 80
    Trim Size: 11" x 9"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 6.2, Points: 3
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 8.5, Points: 7
    Lexile: Level: 1000L
    Awards & Honors: The Kirkus Prize 2016 Nominee, Young Readers
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Middle-Grade
    NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books 2017
    The Nonfiction Detectives, 2016 Best Nonfiction Books for Children
    John Burroughs Riverby Award 2017
    Genre: Nonfic
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