Seashells Crabs and Sea Stars

Author: Christiane Kump Tibbitts
Publisher: Northword Press
ISBN: 1559716754
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explores the world of seashells, crabs, sea stars, sand dollars, and other things to be discovered at the seashore.

Seashells by the Seashore

Author: Marianne Berkes
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 9781584694632
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Both classroom teachers and vacationing parents will find this little book to be a charmer. Counting from one to twelve, Sue picks up shells--periwinkle, kittens paw, scallop--and carefully adds them to her bucket as a gift for Grandma. She and her friend identify the shells, and when they discover one that still has the mollusk living inside they put it back in the water--learning that shells are actually the abandoned homes of sea animals--but sometimes the animal is still home! The paperback edition contains a tear-out shell identification card to enhance the hands-on lesson in simple wonders from nature.

Seashell Patterns Coloring Book

Author: Jessica Mazurkiewicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486475592
Release Date: 2011-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This unusual coloring book features many common and exotic seashells. They're interwoven with images of gulls, starfish, seahorses, crabs, and other marine creatures in 30 full-page illustrations of fanciful patterns.

Next Time You See a Seashell

Author: Emily Rachel Morgan
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 9781936959730
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book tells the amazing story behind seashells: how they are made by mollusks, used for protection and camouflage, and full of clues about all theyOCOve been through. Inspired by Next Time You See a Seashell, young readers will find these intricate objects even more fascinating when they discover their origins in slimy, snaily creatures. Awaken a sense of wonder in a child with these books and inspire elementary-age children to experience the enchantment of everyday phenomena such as seashells and sunsets."


Author: Joanne Roach-Evans
Publisher: Islandport PressInc
ISBN: 1934031798
Release Date: 2013-03-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Let the treasure hunt begin! As any visitor to the beach knows, all sorts of treasures ca be found if you look. This beautifully illustrated pocket guide helps young beachcombers find and identify shells of animals commonly found in the Northeast from Maine’s rocky coast to the sandy shores of Cape Cod and Long Island.


Author: Ann O. Squire
Publisher: Childrens Press
ISBN: 0516269860
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An introduction to sea shells, discussing the different types of shells, where they are found, and how they are made.

Seashells of the World

Author: R. Tucker Abbott
Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781466862425
Release Date: 2014-02-01
Genre: Nature

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. Seashells of the World is an introduction to the world of marine seashells, emphasizing the most attractive and best-known species. This guide will help you to: -Identify -Classify -Understand the beautiful shells you see and collect No other animals are so widely collected, traded, or bought and sold because of their beauty and rarity.

Florida s Seashells

Author: Blair Witherington
Publisher: Pineapple Press Inc
ISBN: 1561643874
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Nature

A visit to any Florida beach can spark curiosity about seashells. Satisfy questions about the names and lives of seashells by comparing beachcombing finds to color photographs representing hundreds of individual shells. Guide organization is simple, and images show shells as they would be found on beaches, not in museums. Maps for each kind of shell point out where to seek targeted treasures, and many other secrets for finding interesting shells are revealed. Shells include kinds found throughout the southeastern US and Caribbean Sea.

Fun with Nature

Author: Mel Boring
Publisher: Northword Press
ISBN: 1559717025
Release Date: 1998-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides detailed descriptions and illustrations of more than 150 different animals and plants.


Author: Alex Arthur
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 1465409033
Release Date: 2013-06-25
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Photographs and text examine different types of shells, including seashells, eggshells, and fossil shells, focusing on such aspects as how shells camouflage themselves and how they may be collected.

Best Book of Seashells

Author: Suzanne McNeill
ISBN: 157421330X
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Crafting with shells provides the opportunity to create truly unique pieces of art. When combined, shapes ranging from angels to animals emerge to embellish boxes, cards, frames, mirrors, unique pins, ornaments and magnets. The uses are endless.

Seashore Food Chains

Author: John Crossingham
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 0778719499
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Profiles coastal creatures such as the sea star, gull, and hermit crab, and demonstrates the role played by each in the web of life.

Shells of the World Coloring Book

Author: Lucia De Leiris
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486243680
Release Date: 1982-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Color dozens of shells from around the world — from Australia's poisonous textile cone to Florida's flamingo tongue. Mollusks build colorful shells around themselves for camouflage and defense. Shells also attract humans for their beauty and value. This ready-to-color collection offers nearly a hundred of these hard-shelled wonders from around the world. Shown in native habitats that include oceans, reefs and beaches, you'll discover spider conches and jackknife clams from the Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Bay scallops from New England, fig shells and white-edged augers from Australia, tropical giant clams from Japan, and many other mollusks. Captions include common and scientific names.

It s a Seashell Day

Author: Dianne Ochiltree
ISBN: 1609055306
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A skill-building companion to It's a Firefly Night combines evocative rhymes with beach images in the story of a mother and son's shared day of exploration, digging and counting seashells.