With its involvingly detailed illustrations and a text perfectly attuned to the early elementary set, this is an exemplary introduction to the fish.
—Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books (starred review)
Stunning pictures and engaging words. . . . An accomplished entree to early science topics.
—Booklist (starred review)
Gem of a nature book.
—Washington Post Book World
Thoroughly engaging. . . .A brilliant marriage of art and science.
—School Library Journal (starred review)