The Magical Underwater Activity Book

Written & Illustrated by: Mia Underwood For Ages: 4 years and up Language: English Topics Covered: STEM, Art, Creativity, Imagination, Ocean, Pint-Sized Professor, Environment, Sustainability. Summary: This activity book is a really cool way to involve STEM activities with imagination and art. Creator Mia Underwood makes whimsical Nordic-inspired underwater creatures wearing adorable hats that take…

Illumisaurus

Written By: Lucy Brownridge Illustrated by: Carnovsky For Ages: 4 and up Language: English Topics Covered: Science, STEM, Dinosaurs, Botany, Ocean Creatures. Summary: This book is RAD. Illumisaurus is an oversized book that takes the reader on a global tour of when dinosaurs roamed the earth. The illustrations are overlaid with each other, and each…

How Cara Lost Her Color

Written By: Ali Miller Illustrated by: Anastasia Yatsunenko For Ages: 3 years and up Language: English Topics Covered: Coral Reefs, Pint-Sized Professor, Environmental Activism, Sustainability, Climate Justice, Ocean. Summary: This story follows a coral polyp named Cara and her best algae friend Zoey. Cara and Zoey start to notice that the water is getting warmer…

Shy Ones [released August 4th 2020]

Written & Illustrated by: Simona Ciraolo For ages: 4-8 years Language: English Topics Covered:¬†Anxiety, Shyness, Social-Emotional Learning, Friendship, Ocean Animals. Summary:¬† This book is super sweet, and I’ve been really looking forward to sharing it! It’s been a hot minute since I shared an animal book, but social-emotional learning is one area where I think animal protagonists can…

Bubble Kisses

Written By: Vanessa Williams Illustrated by: Tara Nicole Whitaker For Ages: any age (CD included!) Language: English Topics Covered: Pets, BIPOC Characters, Underwater Adventures, Mermaids, Own Voices. Summary: This story is all about a young girl and her fish, Sal. Sal may not be able to play fetch, jump, or snuggle like other kids’ pets,…

A Dolphin’s Wish: How YOU Can Help Make a Difference and Save Our Oceans

Written by: Trevor McCurdie Illustrated by: Cinzia Battistel For ages: 4-8 years Language: English Topics Covered: Pint-Sized Professor, Ocean, Activism, Pollution, Litter, Environmental Activism,  Summary:  This book is narrated by a young dolphin, listening to their father talk about the pollution that is impacting their home in the ocean. The story talks a bit about both the ocean life that…

Obsessive About Octopuses [released 4/7]

Written &¬†Illustrated by:¬†Owen Davey For ages:¬†3 years and up Language:¬†English Topics Covered:¬†STEM, Ocean Creatures, Octopuses, Nature, Natural World, Conservation. Summary:¬† Folx, I’m not sure that I can adequately express how excited I am for this particular book to come out. ¬†If you’ve been following our book reviews for a bit (which first of all, THANK…