The Great Shark Rescue: Saving the Whale Sharks
Top-selling science author Sandra Markle presents the story of whale sharks—the largest fish on the planet. Facing threats from commercial fishing as well as climate change, they were categorized as endangered in 2016. Find out how scientists are working to study and protect these gentle giants of the ocean.
Author’s note. “Did You Know?” Time line. Source notes. Glossary. Suggestions for further information. Index. Full-color maps, diagrams, illustrations, and photographs.
JLG Release: Nov 2019
Awards & Honors
2020 Green Earth Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Nonfiction
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
Kirkus Reviews*, School Library Journal*
School Library Journal
10" x 10"
Level 6.7; Points: 1;
Scholastic Reading CountsN/A