Turtle Summer: A Journal for my Daughter - Mary Alice Monroe

Turtle Summer: A Journal for my Daughter

By Mary Alice Monroe

  • Release Date: 2007-03-27
  • Genre: Animals


This is a companion book to Mary Alice Monroe's novel, Swimming Lessons, the sequel to The Beach House. In the novel, the readers witness a young mother, Toy, writing a journal for her daughter, Little Lovie. This is the journal Toy is writing. Using original photographs, this scrapbook journal explains the nesting cycle of sea turtles and the natural life along the southeastern coast, including local shore birds, shells, and the sea turtle hospital. Adults and children will enjoy the images, information and the journal with or without the novel

Henry Bergh Award

4pg For Creative Minds educational section in the back
Aligned to State Standards / Lexile, Guided Reading, AR, Reading Counts, and Fountas & Pinnell

Educator Keywords: loggerhead sea turtles, life cycles, helping animals, environmental education, seasons, life science,picture book