Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark Heather Lang

Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark

Author: Heather Lang
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Book Title
Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark
Author
Heather Lang
ISBN
9780807521878
2017 Amelia Bloomer List, Early Readers NonfictionBefore Eugenie Clark's groundbreaking research, most people thought sharks were vicious, blood-thirsty killers. From the first time she saw a shark in an aquarium, Japanese-American Eugenie was enthralled. Instead of frightening and ferocious eating machines, she saw sleek, graceful fish gliding through the water. After she became a scientist--an unexpected career path for a woman in the 1940s--she began taking research dives and training sharks, earning her the nickname "The Shark Lady."Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Heather LangPublisher: Albert Whitman & CompanyPublished: 12/01/2016ISBN: 9780807521878Pages: 32Weight: 0.75lbsSize: 10.10h x 8.20w x 0.40dReview Citations: School Library Journal 11/01/2016 pg. 116Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2016Booklist 12/01/2016 pg. 52Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 01/01/2017Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 187279 / Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie ClarkReading Level: 4.5 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

2017 Amelia Bloomer List, Early Readers Nonfiction

Before Eugenie Clark's groundbreaking research, most people thought sharks were vicious, blood-thirsty killers. From the first time she saw a shark in an aquarium, Japanese-American Eugenie was enthralled. Instead of frightening and ferocious eating machines, she saw sleek, graceful fish gliding through the water. After she became a scientist--an unexpected career path for a woman in the 1940s--she began taking research dives and training sharks, earning her the nickname "The Shark Lady."



Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Heather Lang
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
Published: 12/01/2016
ISBN: 9780807521878
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.75lbs
Size: 10.10h x 8.20w x 0.40d

Review Citations: School Library Journal 11/01/2016 pg. 116
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2016
Booklist 12/01/2016 pg. 52
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 01/01/2017

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 187279 / Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark
Reading Level: 4.5 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

2017 Amelia Bloomer List, Early Readers Nonfiction

Before Eugenie Clark's groundbreaking research, most people thought sharks were vicious, blood-thirsty killers. From the first time she saw a shark in an aquarium, Japanese-American Eugenie was enthralled. Instead of frightening and ferocious eating machines, she saw sleek, graceful fish gliding through the water. After she became a scientist--an unexpected career path for a woman in the 1940s--she began taking research dives and training sharks, earning her the nickname "The Shark Lady."



Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Heather Lang
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
Published: 12/01/2016
ISBN: 9780807521878
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.75lbs
Size: 10.10h x 8.20w x 0.40d

Review Citations: School Library Journal 11/01/2016 pg. 116
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2016
Booklist 12/01/2016 pg. 52
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 01/01/2017

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 187279 / Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark
Reading Level: 4.5 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5