Seas and Oceans and the creatures that live in them

The world's seas and oceans are fascinating, beautiful, and dangerous places. They are full of life and we have so far only explored a small portion of them. Who knows what hidden living secrets are out there, waiting to be found. In this feature you will find books for readers of all ages about seas, oceans, and marine creatures. Readers who enjoy this feature might like the Ships and Sailors feature as well.
Ocean Life

Ocean Life

Jill McDonald
Board Book
For ages 3 to 5
Penguin Random House, 2019   ISBN: 978-0525578772
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Draw 50 Sea Creatures: The Step-by-Step Way to Draw Fish, Sharks, Mollusks, Dolphins, and More

Draw 50 Sea Creatures: The Step-by-Step Way to Draw Fish, Sharks, Mollusks, Dolphins, and More

Nonfiction
For ages 9 and up
Watson-Guptill, 2017   ISBN: 978-0399580178
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Giant Squid

Giant Squid

Candace Fleming
Illustrator:   Eric Rohmann 
Nonfiction
For ages 6 to 8
Roaring Brook Press, 2016   ISBN: 978-1596435995
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Something's Fishy

Something's Fishy

Kevin McCloskey
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
TOON Books, 2017   ISBN: 978-1943145157
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Under the Sea

Under the Sea

Kate Riggs
Illustrator:  Tom Leonard 
Board Book
For ages 2 to 4
Creative Editions, 2017   ISBN: 978-1568463025
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Drawing in the Sea

Drawing in the Sea

Harriet Russell
Fiction
For ages 6 and up
Princeton Architectural Press, 2015   ISBN: 978-1616894184
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Papa Seahorse's Search

Papa Seahorse's Search

Anita Bijsterbosch
Novelty Book
For ages 3 to 5
Clavis, 2016   ISBN: 978-1605372112
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A Spectacular Selection of Sea Critters: Concrete Poems

A Spectacular Selection of Sea Critters: Concrete Poems

Betsy Franco
Illustrator:  Michael Wertz 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Lerner, 2015   ISBN: 978-1467721523
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The Pier at the End of the World

The Pier at the End of the World

Paul Erickson
Photographer: Andrew Martinez
Nonfiction picture book
For ages 6 to 8
Tilbury House Publishers, 2014   ISBN: 978-0884483823
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You Are My Baby: Ocean

You Are My Baby: Ocean

Lorena Siminovich
Novelty Board Book
For infants to age 4
Chronicle Books, 2014   ISBN: 978-1452126500
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Shimmer and Splash: The Sparkling World of Sea Life

Shimmer and Splash: The Sparkling World of Sea Life

Jim Arnosky
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 10
Sterling, 2013   ISBN: 978-1402786235
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On my beach

On my beach

Sara Gillingham
Illustrator:  Lorena Siminovich 
Novelty Board Book
For infants to children age 3
Chronicle Books, 2015   ISBN: 978-1452106403
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In the Sea

In the Sea

David Elliott
Illustrator:  Holly Meade 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Candlewick Press, 2012   ISBN: 978-0763644987
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Hope for Winter: The True Story of A Remarkable Dolphin Friendship

Hope for Winter: The True Story of A Remarkable Dolphin Friendship

David Yates, Craig Hatkoff, Juliana Hatkoff, Isabella Hatkoff
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 9
Scholastic Inc., 2014   ISBN: 978-0545750370
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in the swim

in the swim

Douglas Florian
Poetry Picture book
For ages 5 to 7
HMH Books for Young Readers, 2001   ISBN: 0152024379
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