Sunday, January 08, 2017

Six top picture books that take you under the sea

At the BN Kids blog Bianca Turetsky tagged six picture books that take you under the sea, including:
The Rainbow Fish, by Marcus Pfister and J Alison James

This book is a beautiful object as well as a lovely story, with shimmery illustrations that any kid will be awestruck by. This rainbow fish is the hottest fish under the sea, with “scales every shade of blue and green and purple, with sparkling silver scales among them.” But he has a hard time making friends with the other fish, as he doesn’t want to share his beautiful scales. Sharing is caring, and only when the rainbow fish learns this lesson will he find true happiness and friendship.
Read about another entry on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue