Atlantic by G. Brian KarasAtlantic by G. Brian Karas


byG. Brian KarasIllustratorG. Brian Karas

Paperback | March 30, 2004

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Lapping at the sandy shores, stretching from the North Pole to the South Pole and from North America to Africa, the Atlantic Ocean is constantly changing shape and size and is always traveling. It has fascinated people for ages and still does today.  Scientists study the Atlantic, fishermen search for its schools of fish, artists paint it, and poets write about it.  Here, the power and grace of the Atlantic Ocean are beautifully captured in Brian Karas's sparkling text and paintings.
G. Brian Karas was born in Milford, Connecticut. After graduating from Paier School of Art with highest honors, he worked as a greeting card artist at Hallmark Cards in Kansas City, Missouri. After three years he moved to New York and began freelancing as a commercial illustrator. His first illustrated book was published in 1983 (Home ...
Title:AtlanticFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 11.5 × 10.25 × 0.1 inPublished:March 30, 2004Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142400270

ISBN - 13:9780142400272

Appropriate for ages: 4 - 4


Editorial Reviews

"An excellent beginning to an elementary-school unit on oceans.  A lovely departure for the artist whose work usually makes readers laugh out loud." -Kirkus Reviews