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Caves

Nell Cross Beckerman, Kalen Chock (Illustrator)

Hardcover

List Price: 19.99*
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Description

A masterful exploration of one of nature's most curious ecosystems, Caves is a magical journey into subterranean wonders perfect for fans of Jason Chin.

In the shade of the woods is a hill with a hole. Beaconing black. Goosebump chills. Excitement and fear battle. What will win? You want to go in... do you dare?

Using evocative storytelling, Nell Cross Beckerman urges children to explore one of nature's most curious ecosystems. Dramatic, poetic language guides kids through different caves around the world while nonfiction text allows for deeper understanding.

Debut illustrator Kalen Chock's stunning illustrations will astonish readers, as each new page brings another delightful surprise.

Extensive backmatter includes an author's note, best practices for safe cave exploration, and additional information about the caves featured in the book.

An ideal choice for nature lovers, future explorers, and fans of Jason Chin.

Orchard Books, 9781338726626, 40pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2022



About the Author

Kalen Chock is a senior concept artist working in video games, feature animation, and film for over 10 years. He has worked for studios like EA/Glu Mobile, DreamWorks, Warner Bros, The Mill, Ember Lab, and ILM. Caves is his picture book debut.
Nell Cross Beckerman writes books for children to inspire wonder and celebrate adventure. A former reality/documentary TV producer, she is the author of Down Under the Pier, When the Sky Glows, and more to come. Nell lives in Culver City, CA with her husband, two daughters, and their beloved pooch, Teddy. Visit her at NellCrossBeckerman.com for activities, events, and to learn even more about caves!