Ocean (Hardcover)

A Visual Miscellany

By Ricardo Henriques, Andre Letria (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books, 9781452155265, 48pp.

Publication Date: July 3, 2018

List Price: 18.99*
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Which ocean is the largest? Who was the first explorer to sail around the world? Is the ocean truly blue?

Rich with information and beautifully designed, this miscellany offers readers a tsunami of aquatic facts big and small. Ocean is a reminder that while much is known about this vast environment, much, much more remains a mystery. This book will satisfy young readers who enjoy taking a deep dive into the subject as well as ocean enthusiasts everywhere.

About the Author

Ricardo Henriques is a Portuguese writer who inherited the taste for drawing from his father and the joy of writing from his mother. He is the editor of two magazines, one for adults and another for children.

André Letria is a Portuguese illustrator. He has worked as a book and newspaper illustrator as well as a set designer for both theater and animation. His books include If I Were a Book, also published by Chronicle Books.

Praise For Ocean: A Visual Miscellany

"The abundance of nautical facts and trivia will enthrall ocean enthusiasts." —School Library Connection