Giant Squid

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Giant Squid

by Candace Fleming

Illustrations by Eric Rohmann

First Release:

February 2017

ISBN: 9781596435995

2017 Robert F. Sibert Award, Honor
A strikingly illustrated, poetic look at the enigmatic life of the astounding and elusive giant squid. Labeled illustration of a giant squid. Information about “The Mysterious Giant Squid.” Bibliography. Web-site and further reading suggestions. Full-color illustrations created using oil paint.

  • ISBN: 9781596435995
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Roaring Brook
    Page Count: 40
    Trim Size: 9 1/2" x 11 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.2, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 9.5, Points: 2
    Lexile: Level: 1060L
    Awards & Honors: NCTE Orbis Pictus Award 2017, Honor Book
    New York Public Library 2016 Best Books for Kids, Picture Books,br> NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books 2017
    Charlotte Zolotow, 2017 Honor
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, All Ages
    The Nonfiction Detectives, 2016 Best Nonfiction Books for Children
    Genre: Nonfic
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