most of this list was compiled by author/presenter Barbara Gowan


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Commotion in the Ocean by Giles Andreae
Grayson by Lynne Cox
Hello Ocean by Pam Munoz Ryan
I Can Read About the Octopus by Ellen Schultz
Ibis: A True Whale Story by John Himmelman
I'm The Biggest Thing in the Ocean by Kevin Sherry
In One Tidepool: Crabs, Snails, and Salty Tails by Anthony D. Fredericks
Is this a house for Hermit Crab? by Megan McDonald
Look Who Lives in the Ocean! by Brooke Bessesen
Looking Closely along the Shore by Frank Serafini
The Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor by Joanna Cole
Manatee (On Location) by Kathy Darling
Manatee Winter by Kathleen W. Zoefeld
Nature Hide and Seek: Oceans by John Norris Wood
Oceans: An Activity Guide for Ages 6-9 by Nancy F. Castaldo
Over in the Ocean: In a Coral Reef by Marianne Berkes
Out of the Ocean by Debra Frasier
Reading About the Manatee (Friends in Danger) by Carol Greene
The Reef and the Wrasse by Susan Steere & Kathryn M. Ring
A Safe Home for Manatees by Priscella Belz Jenkins
Seashells by the Seashore by Marianne Berkes
Shark and Other Sea Creatures Dictionary: An A to Z of Sea Life by Clint Twist
Shelley by Katherine Orr
A Swim Through the Sea by Kristin Joy Pratt-Serafini
They Swim the Seas: The Mystery of Animal Migration by Seymour Simon & Elsa Warnick
Sea Creatures (Totally Amazing) by Iqbal Hussain
The Underwater Alphabet Book by Jerry Pallotta
Waiting for the Whales by Sheryl McFarlane