Manfish The Story of Jacques Cousteau by Jennifer Berne, Eric Puybaret
  

Manfish The Story of Jacques Cousteau

Written by Jennifer Berne, Eric Puybaret
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Manfish The Story of Jacques Cousteau by Jennifer Berne, Eric Puybaret

Before Jacque Cousteau became an internationally known oceanographer and champion of the seas, he was a curious little boy. In this lovely biography, poetic text and gorgeous paintings combine to create a portrait of Jacues Cousteau that is as magical as it is inspiring.

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KIRKUS REVIEWS, STARRED REVIEW This moving tribute to the great nautical observer and filmmaker is shot through with an authentically childlike sense of adventure and the thrill of discovery....is certain to inspire fresh interest in discovering, and in caring for, our world's wonders. BOOKLIST, STARRED REVIEW Berne\'s simple language is both lyrical and concise....Puybaret\'s smooth-looking acrylic paintings extend the words\

... KIRKUS REVIEWS, STARRED REVIEW This moving tribute to the great nautical observer and filmmaker is shot through with an authentically childlike sense of adventure and the thrill of discovery....is certain to inspire fresh interest in discovering, and in caring for, our world's wonders. BOOKLIST, STARRED REVIEW Berne\'s simple language is both lyrical and concise....Puybaret\'s smooth-looking acrylic paintings extend the words\

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About the Author

Jennifer Berne, a contributing writer for Nick Jr. magazine, enjoys writing about our amazing universe. This is her first children's book. She lives in Columbia County, New York. Award-winning illustrator Eric Puybaret has illustrated several books for children. He lives in Paris, France.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Jennifer Berne, Eric Puybaret
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Publisher

Chronicle Books

Publication date

1st May 2008

ISBN

9780811860635


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