Shark Lady

Shark Lady

The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist

Book - 2017
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At 9 years old, Eugenie Clark developed an unexpected passion for sharks after a visit to the Battery Park Aquarium in New York City. At the time, sharks were seen as mindless killing machines, but Eugenie knew better and set out to prove it. Despite many obstacles in her path, Eugenie was able to study the creatures she loved so much. From her many discoveries to the shark-related myths she dispelled, Eugenie's wide scientific contributions led to the well-earned nickname "Shark Lady"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, [2017]
ISBN: 9781492642046
Branch Call Number: CJ 597.3092 C5477K 2017
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Miguens, Marta Alvarez - Illustrator


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Aug 28, 2018

My 5.5 yo son LOVED this book! We loved learning about the three species she discovered and all of the new details she learned about sharks!

pswright Mar 25, 2018

Eugenie Clark was an amazing scientist. The beautiful illustrations add a whole additional dimension to Eugenie's story. Wow!

Dec 19, 2017

Excellent telling of Eugenie Clark's courage and incredible findings about sharks! Someone we should all know more about. Engaging and informative. Wowed both my daughter and I.

ArapahoeStaff2 Nov 22, 2017

A fun, simple biography of a fascinating woman who loved sharks!


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Aug 28, 2018

creiling thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 5 and 9


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