Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of dozens of children's information books, including the best-selling 'Horrible Geography' series. The title Planet in Peril won the Blue Peter Book Award for Best Book With Facts 2009. Stephen Savage is a biologist with more than 25 years experience as an environmental educator. Stephen is involved in the study of marine mammals and has also written many books about the natural world. Illustrator Stuart Jackson-Carter has a First Class Honours degree in Scientific Illustration/VisualCommunication. Stuart specializes in photo-real artworks for nature and wildlife books. His clients include Dorling Kindersley, Discovery books and BBC Wildlife.
This unforgettable new series brings readers a fresh perspective on the amazing animals and their unique habitats. With stunning life-like art, and unique perspectives, Lifesize books are stunning in every way possible. "Lifesize Ocean" offers young readers a unique opportunity to see a variety of sea animals at their actual size. This enchanting, underwater adventure starts off with the smallest of sea creatures-tiny copepods, and ends with the largest - the blue whale. Along the journey children fcome face-to-face with an amazing array of underwater creatures including the golf ball-sized blue-ringed octopus and the majestic green sea turtle. This book and its incredible life-like artwork must be seen to be believed.