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Land Shark

Beth Ferry, Ben Mantle (Illustrator)


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The only thing Bobby wants for his birthday is a pet shark. So you can imagine his disappointment when his parents get him...a puppy. Everyone knows shark lovers can never become dog lovers. Or can they? Full of humor and heart, this book explores the idea that sometimes, getting exactly what you don't want turns out to be exactly what you need.

Praise For Land Shark

"Delightful.. will become a storytime favorite."-School Library Journal

"Sly fun."--Booklist

Chronicle Books, 9781452124582, 36pp.

Publication Date: August 4, 2015

About the Author

Beth Ferry is the author of two books for children. She lives with her husband and three children by the beach in New Jersey.

Ben Mantle studied animation at the Surrey Institute of Art & Design before working as an animator and illustrator. He lives in Brighton, England.