- Hardcover: 32 pages
- Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing; 1 edition (Feb. 18 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1585362549
- ISBN-13: 978-1585362547
- Product Dimensions: 25.4 x 2.5 x 27.9 cm
- Shipping Weight: 522 g
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- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #687,485 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
W Is For Waves: An Ocean Alphabet Hardcover – Oct 31 2011
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About the Author
Marie and Roland Smith have collaborated on several alphabet titles, including B is for Beaver: An Oregon Alphabet and Z is for Zookeeper: A Zoo Alphabet. They live on a small farm south of Portland. The author of many books for children, Roland has also penned Sleeping Bear Press's middle-grade series, I, Q.
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sub category. I can think of nothing that fosters thinking skills and extends experience more than books such as W is for Waves !
The art in the book is great, I think the pictures are drawn well and the colors are wonderful. But in my opinion some of the word choices are a stretch. For example, E is for Exxon Valdez? Really? I would have chosen something like Elephant Seal or Eel. But instead they chose Exxon Valdez, which I guess is an important part of history.
Along with each picture and word is a brief description to go along with it, which should be helpful for the kids. Overall I think the art and the brief stories make this a good book overall.