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    Sign of the Seahorse (Hardback) By (author) Graeme Base

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    DescriptionIn which the villainous Gropmund Grouper devises a dastardly scheme to rob the innocent folk of Reeftown of their homes and money, but is foiled by the efforts of the intrepid Pearl Trout, her fiery brother, Finneus, and brave Corporal Bert of the Soldiercrab Army.Graeme Base, who created Abrams' best-selling Animalia and The Eleventh Hour, now offers The Sign of the Seahorse, a sweeping drama of intrigue and excitement set in the beautiful but fragile underwater world of a coral reef.Beginning at the famous Seahorse Cafe, social hub of the Old Reef, The Sign of the Seahorse takes us on a great journey. We travel from the doomed coral gardens of Reeftown to a sunken wreck and an underwater junkyard, across the barren expanse of the Withered Plain, and into the vast, uncharted chasms of the Deep, before arriving finally at the utmost edge of the Great Continental Shelf.Readers of all ages will delight in the rhyming text and gloriously detailed illustrations of this undersea adventure. The wonderfully drawn characters will capture the imagination as The Sign of the Seahorse is enjoyed again and again.


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    Title
    Sign of the Seahorse
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Graeme Base
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 44
    Width: 277 mm
    Height: 307 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 635 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780810938250
    ISBN 10: 0810938251
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: FXX
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y2.1
    BIC E4L: ADV
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: FIC
    BISAC V2.8: JUV001000
    BIC subject category V2: YFC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12500
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Book Type: EF
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 84
    Ingram Subject Code: CIPB
    Libri: I-CIPB
    B&T General Subject: 213
    B&T Approval Code: X01824000
    BISAC V2.8: JUV002170
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    BISAC V2.8: JUV029010
    LC classification: PZ8.3.B2894 SI 1992
    B&T Approval Code: X05020119
    Thema V1.0: YFC
    Publisher
    Abrams
    Imprint name
    Abrams
    Publication date
    15 September 1992
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Back cover copy
    In which the villainous Gropmund Grouper devises a dastardly scheme to rob the innocent folk of Reeftown of their homes and money, but is foiled by the efforts of the intrepid Pearl Trout, her fiery brother, Finneus, and brave Corporal Bert of the Soldiercrab Army. Graeme Base, who created Abrams' best-selling Animalia and The Eleventh Hour, now offers The Sign of the Seahorse, a sweeping drama of intrigue and excitement set in the beautiful but fragile underwater world of a coral reef. Beginning at the famous Seahorse Cafe, social hub of the Old Reef, The Sign of the Seahorse takes us on a great journey. We travel from the doomed coral gardens of Reeftown to a sunken wreck and an underwater junkyard, across the barren expanse of the Withered Plain, and into the vast, uncharted chasms of the Deep, before arriving finally at the utmost edge of the Great Continental Shelf. Readers of all ages will delight in the rhyming text and gloriously detailed illustrations of this undersea adventure. The wonderfully drawn characters will capture the imagination as The Sign of the Seahorse is enjoyed again and again.