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Fish (DK Eyewitness Books)

3.97  ·  Rating details ·  97 ratings  ·  10 reviews
Here is an exciting and informative guide to the fascinating world of fish. Striking color photographs of tropical fish, eels, seahorses, and more offer a unique "eyewitness" view of the natural history of fish, how they behave, and how they survive. See the lethal jaws of a piranha, a porcupine fish "puffing up," how a dogfish swims, growth rings on a fish scale, what a f ...more
Hardcover, 72 pages
Published April 11th 2005 by DK Children (first published 1990)
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Sophie Crane
May 17, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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We LOVE these books! we've spend hours reading them - great pics and lots of educational information presented well. ...more
Timothy Boyd
Jan 27, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
OK I know these are supposed to be kid books but they are awesome! Great pictures and just enough text to make you want to learn more. Great choices for a beginning history reader or to start an older reader out in a new area. Every time I pick one of these up and read it I learn new things. Highly Recommended
Vayda Williams
May 13, 2017 rated it liked it
A lot of text and not many captivating images. Not really a good intro book for kids into this area of science. More like a textbook.
Lauren Rev
Jul 07, 2016 rated it liked it
As I've found with other Eyewitness Guides this one had stunning and informative photographs interspersed with on-point illustrations. In fact the statement on its front page describing the book as "a photo essay about the natural world of fish and their importance in human life" provided an accurate albeit grandiose summary. Good as a discussion generator with my 5-year old cousin but sometimes she also was left with questions unanswered. Definitely a book for juveniles. Not as a definitive gui ...more
1 Kirsten
Nov 19, 2012 rated it liked it
This was an awesome book with great pictures and great facts about a lot of different types of fish. I recommend this book to 4-6th graders. This book gave me a bunch of facts about fish and all the information i need this is a great book for people who really like fish it is very interesting. I loved the pictures of all the fish. GREAT!
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Theresa
Jan 07, 2012 rated it liked it
many pictures, sketches, and informational particitions in explaining fish their lives and habitats and addaptations
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Steve Parker is a British science writer of children's and adult's books. He has written more than 300 titles and contributed to or edited another 150.

Born in Warrington, Lancashire, in 1952, Parker attended Strodes College, Egham and gained a BSc First Class Honours in Zoology at the University of Wales, Bangor. He worked as an exhibition scientist at the Natural History Museum, and as editor and
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