The Resource Shark lady : the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist, written by Jess Keating ; illustrations by Marta Álvarez Miguéns

Shark lady : the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist, written by Jess Keating ; illustrations by Marta Álvarez Miguéns

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Shark lady : the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist
Title
Shark lady
Title remainder
the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist
Statement of responsibility
written by Jess Keating ; illustrations by Marta Álvarez Miguéns
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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"--
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Provided by publisher
Awards note
Beehive Book Award Informational Book Nominee, 2019
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keating, Jess
Dewey number
597.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Age 4
  • K to grade 3
LC call number
QL31.C56
LC item number
K43 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miguens, Marta Alvarez
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clark, Eugenie
  • Ichthyologists
  • Sharks
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shark lady : the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist, written by Jess Keating ; illustrations by Marta Álvarez Miguéns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781492642046
Lccn
2016030789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959200312
  • 756237
  • (OCoLC)ocn959200312
  • 756237
Label
Shark lady : the true story of how Eugenie Clark became the ocean's most fearless scientist, written by Jess Keating ; illustrations by Marta Álvarez Miguéns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781492642046
Lccn
2016030789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959200312
  • 756237
  • (OCoLC)ocn959200312
  • 756237

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