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Books From the Briny Deep
Dive into these ocean books before heading back to school.

Malu the Kangaroo: How the First Children Learned to Surf by Judith Morecroft (2008). A modern myth illustrated by Australian aboriginal artist Bronwyn Bancroft.

Surf War: A Folktale From the Marshall Islands by Margaret Macdonald (2009). A bragging contest between a whale and a sandpiper leads to a fight between sea and shore.

Fascinated by sharks? Read Shark: The Shredder by Miesh Goldish (2009) to learn what to do in case of an attack.

What other creatures lurk beneath the waves? Find out in Mysteries of Water Monsters by Kathryn Walker (2008).

Search 1001 Things to Spot in The Sea by Katie Daynes (2009) to find hidden treasures.

Learn more about shoreline wildlife such as birds, snails, and killifish in Who’s at The Seashore by John himmelman (2009).

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