Project Description

About Fish/ Sobre los peces Cover Art
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Coming Fall 2017

About Fish/Sobre los peces

A Guide for Children/ Una guía para niños

English Edition: About Fish (Revised)

by Cathryn Sill
illustrated by John Sill

This beginner’s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of fish.

In this bilingual addition to the acclaimed About… series, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children the basic characteristics of what fish are, how they swim, breathe, and reproduce, and the different ways they protect themselves from predators. With beautifully detailed, realistic paintings, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to the diversity of the fish population, from an Arctic char to a Porcupine fish. An afterword provides further details on the fish featured and inspires young readers to learn more.

Format: Paperback
Price: $8.95
ISBN: 978-1-56145-989-6
Publication Date: 8/1/2017
Page Count: 48
Size: 10″ x 8-1/2″
Age Range: 3 – 7
Language: English/Spanish
GRL: K, Gr 2
Lexile: 480L
Themes: Animals, Ecosystems, Zoology
BISAC 1: JNF003090 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Fishes
BISAC 2: JNF051150 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Zoology
BISAC 3: JNF051100 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems

Meet the Author

Cathryn Sill

Cathryn Sill, a graduate of Western Carolina University, was an elementary school teacher for thirty years. She lives in North Carolina.

Meet the Illustrator

John Sill

John Sill holds a BS in wildlife biology from North Carolina State University. Combining his knowledge of wildlife and artistic skill, John has achieved an impressive reputation as a wildlife artist and received several awards. He lives in North Carolina. You can visit his website here.