With over 200 animals to learn, traveling through the pages of this book is like taking a virtual trip to the aquarium! Learn interesting facts about favorite marine animals and enjoy the beautiful illustrations--an exciting double gatefold is added opportunity to meet more animals!
Take a virtual trip to the aquarium through the pages of this beautifully-illustrated visual encyclopedia. Follow the map to discover fish, turtles, sharks, dolphins, and more in their natural habitat. With facts that are unique and fascinating, there is always something to learn within these entertaining pages.
Did you know that dolphins have a unique way of communicating with one another—and with humans? And, did you know that baby otters sleep on their mama's bellies... while she floats in the water?
When little ones reach the middle of the book, an exciting double-gatefold invites them to meet even more animals. It's just like walking through a glass tunnel at the aquarium!
Gakken Publishing is the largest publisher of children's educational books in Japan. For the first time, these sophisticated and exciting books are now available to parents, teachers, and caregivers in the United States.
Naoko Kitamura, born in Toyko Japan, is a graphic designer and illustrator. Kitamura graduated from Tama Art University in Japan and majored in Ceramic Works. Her notable works include the poster designs and exhibition designs for zoos in Tokyo as well as illustrations and designs for advertising and books. She is currently an exclusive designer at Inokashira Park Zoo in Tokyo.