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Children's books by Brenda Z. Guiberson
Children's books by Brenda Z. Guiberson
The Most Amazing Creature in the Sea The Most Amazing Creature in the Sea
Written by Brenda Z. Guiberson
Illustrated by Gennady Spirin

ISBN: HC 978-0-5099-614
Henry Holt and Co

Which sea creature is the greatest? Is it the one with the most venom, the greatest diver, the one with blue blood, or the best rotating eyes? Or is it the master of disguise, the one with the best light, the most slime, or the most eggs? Fascinating facts and spectacular illustrations will inspire young readers to choose their own favorite sea creatures!

Awards and Accolades

"Readers will enjoy debating who deserves the coveted title .... An awe-inspiring look at ocean biodiversity that revels in the significance of every animal."

-- Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Handsome, softly realistic illustrations depict an assortment of ocean dwellers, each accompanied by a brief paragraph full of interesting factoids as each creature proclaims itself "the most amazing creature in the sea." ... An eye-catching jumping-off point for further investigation."

-- School Library Journal, starred review

"Who is the most amazing creature in the sea? ... Inviting their readers to choose the answer themselves, this skillful author-illustrator pair again encourages their senses of wonder at the natural world."

-- Kirkus Reviews

-- ALSC Notable Children's Books
-- CCBC Choice (Univ of WI)
-- Junior Library Guild selection