Shark Detective! (Hardcover)

By Jessica Olien, Jessica Olien (Illustrator)

Balzer + Bray, 9780062357144, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2015

List Price: 17.99*
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Description

Perfect for fans of Love Monster and Dragons Love Tacos, this sweet and funny story about an unexpected friendship will delight creatures of all ages.

During the day, Shark lived a lonely life in the big city . . . but at night, he dreamed of being a detective. When a kitty goes missing, could it be time for Shark's dreams to finally come true?



About the Author

Jessica Olien is a writer, illustrator, and native midwesterner now living in Brooklyn. Her cartoons have been published by the New Yorker and her writing for grown-ups has been published in Slate, the Atlantic, McSweeney’s, Marie Claire, and many others. She is the author and illustrator of Shark Detective!, The Blobfish Book, Adrift, Right Now, and When a Tiger Comes to Dinner. Visit her at www.jessicaolien.com.



Jessica Olien is a writer, illustrator, and native midwesterner now living in Brooklyn. Her cartoons have been published by the New Yorker and her writing for grown-ups has been published in Slate, the Atlantic, McSweeney’s, Marie Claire, and many others. She is the author and illustrator of Shark Detective!, The Blobfish Book, Adrift, Right Now, and When a Tiger Comes to Dinner. Visit her at www.jessicaolien.com.



Praise For Shark Detective!

“Delightful…the story is strangely inspirational...Many readers will demand further adventures-or imagine them for themselves.”
— Kirkus Reviews

“Nothing slows the determination of chip-munching Shark in this lively romp through the mean streets. He’s one cool sleuth.”
— School Library Journal

“Shark is an endearing goofball worth rooting for.”
— Publishers Weekly