Reading/Interest Level: Intermediate
Author: Catherine Chambers
Illustrator: John Paul de Quay
Publisher: Hungry Tomato
Explore the depths of the ocean through the sunlight zone, twilight zone, midnight zone, black abyss, and the ocean trenches. Each layer of the ocean is explored as readers learn about the life that is found there, each habitat's characteristics, and how humans influence or study each particular area.
Stickmen's Guide to Oceans in Layers is chock full of information of specific fish types, submersibles, scientific instruments used to study the ocean, and other data. The information is succinct, but very specific and interesting. Children and adults alike can't help but learn amazing new facts about our world's oceans and be curious to learn more by reading this book. Every page is also filled with illustrations of the region, animals, and scientific advances that are discussed on the page making this book even more engaging.