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Barefoot Books Water

A Deep Dive of Discovery

Christy Mihaly, Mariona Cabassa (Illustrator)


List Price: 19.99*
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Immerse yourself in fascinating facts about water! This comprehensive yet accessible exploration of water will help young readers understand many aspects of one of our planet's most precious resources – and how they can protect it. A friendly water droplet character guides children through topics ranging from melting and freezing to the ways in which water literally shapes the Earth. Tales by storytellers from around the world are sprinkled through the book, highlighting the variety of ways in which global cultures value water. The engaging format includes gatefolds and booklets with hands-on activity ideas for learning about and protecting water.

Praise For Barefoot Books Water: A Deep Dive of Discovery

"Oceanic in scope—but clear and refreshing." --Kirkus Starred Review.

Barefoot Books, 9781646862801, 64pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2021

About the Author

Christy Mihaly has written more than 25 children's books, mostly nonfiction. She has degrees in policy studies, environmental studies and law from Dartmouth College and the University of California, Berkeley. She lives with her family in Vermont, where she enjoys the inspiration of the changing seasons and the endless varieties of New England precipitation.