How to Spy on a Shark (Hardcover)

By Lori Haskins Houran, Francisca Marquez (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807534021, 24pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2015



Spend a day at sea tracking sharks--with the help of a robot How do you spy on a shark? Join a team of marine biologists as they head out in their boat to study mako sharks. They catch, tag, and release a young mako, then follow it with a special robot that can track the shark on video Simple, entertaining text and bright, accurate illustrations bring science and technology to life, and additional pages of facts about sharks follow the story. The latest book in this read-aloud science series is bound to make a splash with young minds.

About the Author

Lori Haskins Houran likes to spy on sharks...from the safety of the beach! She and her two sons live near the ocean in Florida, where they sometimes see sharks leaping right out of the water. She is the author of more than twenty books for kids, including A Dozen Cousins and A Trip Into Space. Francisca Marquez is a Mexican-born illustrator currently living in California. When not painting, Francisca enjoys hiking in the mountains and swimming in the sea. She shares her studio with her cat, Popsicle.