Surrounded By Sea (Paperback)

Life on a New England Fishing Island

By Gail Gibbons

Holiday House, 9780823420216, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 3, 2006

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (3/1/2006)

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Description

Discover what life is like season by season when you're surrounded by the sea. See the ferry that brings people and supplies to the island and the fisherman preparing their nets for the summer fishing season. Learn about the significance of buoys, the workings of lobster traps, and the variety of boats you can see from the shore.


About the Author

Gail Gibbons "has taught more preschoolers and early readers about the world than any other children's writer-illustrator," according to the Washington Post. Winner of the 2010 Regina Award, she has written and illustrated more than fifty books for Holiday House. She lives in Corinth, Vermont.