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Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas by Lynne Cox

Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas

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Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas by Lynne Cox
Hardcover
May 13, 2014 | ISBN 9780375858888
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    May 13, 2014 | ISBN 9780375858888 | 4-8 years

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    May 13, 2014 | ISBN 9780375987694 | 4-8 years

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Praise

Publishers Weekly starred review, February 24, 2014
“The newly minted Caldecott winner may be best known for his more encyclopedic works, but he proves that whether the subject is trains or stubborn seals, he’s a master storyteller.”

Publishers Weekly starred review, February 24, 2014
“Based on a true story—there is a photo of the real Elizabeth in the illuminating afterword—this is superior addition to shelves featuring wild animal personalities.“

School Library Journal starred review, May 2014
“Children are likely to request multiple readings of this compelling told and lovingly illustrated true story.” 

The Bulletin starred review, July/August 2014:
“The book’s sunny temperament, Southern setting, and focus on an animal who knows where she wants to be despite human intervention make it a neat inverted complement to Carnesi’s compelling and fact-based Little Dog Lost.”

Awards

Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award NOMINEE 2016

Connecticut Nutmeg Children’s Book Award NOMINEE 2018

Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award NOMINEE 2015

New York State Charlotte Award NOMINEE 2016

Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Award NOMINEE 2016

Red Clover Award NOMINEE 2015

Washington Children’s Choice Picture Book Award NOMINEE 2017

Irma Simonton Black Award FINALIST 2015

Nebraska Golden Sower Award FINALIST 2016

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