My Visit to the Aquarium

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HarperCollins, Mar 27, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
10 Reviews
‘Children and adults of various ages, races, and physical abilities tour a public aquarium to look at many of the world’s marine creatures. The language is almost lyrical…[and] the story is alive with color and action.’—SLJ. ‘A versatile author at her best.… In the large, cheerful illustrations, action-filled spreads are varied with portrait vignettes, and underwater scenes with the visitors’ enthusiastic responses.’—K.

Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1994 (NSTA/CBC)
1993 "Pick of the Lists" (ABA)
1996 Garden State (NJ) Children's Nonfiction Award

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User Review  - sheanareed - LibraryThing

This book is to help younger children understand about the under sea life, shows how the animals live under the water and the different creatures that live in the water. Read full review

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User Review  - TIffanylindsay - LibraryThing

A colorful book about what is in an aquarium. Ages 3-6. Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Aliki has written and illustrated many books, both fiction and nonfiction, loved by readers throughout the world. The books were inspired by a word, an experience, or the desire to find out. Aliki says, "I'm not so great at pushing buttons, but I know things happen when you do." Aliki lives in London, England.

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