Slickety Quick : Poems About Sharks

Author(s): Skila Brown

Children's Poetry

From the enormous whale shark to the legendary great white to the enigmatic goblin shark to the small cookie-cutter shark, Slickety Quick is a delightful frenzy of shark mayhem. Mysterious species such as the camouflaged wobbegong and the elusive frilled shark share the waters with better-known blue and nurse sharks, each commemorated in a poem by Skila Brown and illustrated by Bob Kolar. Sneaky shark facts ripple through each spread to further inform the brave and curious young reader intrigued by the power - and danger - of these amazing creatures.


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All in all, it s a book that ought to leave many readers fascinated and perhaps a little unsettled by the diversity of sharks that exist beneath the waves. Publishers Weekly An inviting format to spark shark discussions. Kirkus Reviews"

Skila Brown is the author of the young adult novels Caminar, a School Library Journal Top 10 Latino Book of 2014, and To Stay Alive. Slickety Quick is her picture-book debut. Skila Brown lives in Indiana.

General Fields

  • : 9780763665432
  • : Candlewick Press,U.S.
  • : Candlewick Press,U.S.
  • : March 2016
  • : 230mm X 280mm
  • : United States
  • : March 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : en
  • : 811.6
  • : 32
  • : illustrations
  • : Skila Brown
  • : Hardback
  • : 316
  • : Bob Kolar