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Overall rating 
 
4.7
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)  
 
5.0
Learning Value 
 
5.0

A lovely book with gorgeous illustrations

About Marine Mammals is a beautifully illustrated and educational book, perfect for school libraries. Or if you have a curious child who enjoys learning about the ocean, About Marine Mammals is a great learning experience you and your child can enjoy together. Each page is filled with colorful images and interesting facts, but young readers will find this is not a text heavy book. Suitable for children who prefer to learn visually. However informative the text is, it does come off a bit bland. A little more personality might appeal to young readers who don’t normally like to read. Otherwise, I found About Marine Mammals enjoyable and educational—perfect for the science classroom.
I would recommend this book for school libraries as well as for young children to read with their parents or teachers.

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