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The Resource The octopus scientists : exploring the mind of a mollusk, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen

The octopus scientists : exploring the mind of a mollusk, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen

Label
The octopus scientists : exploring the mind of a mollusk
Title
The octopus scientists
Title remainder
exploring the mind of a mollusk
Statement of responsibility
written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the work of renowned octopus scientist Jennifer Mather and a team of researchers on the island of Moorea, near Tahiti in the South Pacific, where they work to learn more about octopuses and their behaviour
Member of
Summary
Looks at the work of renowned octopus scientist Jennifer Mather and a team of researchers on the island of Moorea, near Tahiti in the South Pacific, where they work to learn more about octopuses and their behavior
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Science Books and Films Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Middle Grades Science Book, 2016.
Awards note
Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10415001
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montgomery, Sy
Dewey number
594.56
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Middle School
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1020
  • 1020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.8.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ellenbogen, Keith A.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mather, Jennifer A.
  • Octopuses
  • Octopuses
  • Oceanography
  • Polynesia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The octopus scientists : exploring the mind of a mollusk, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
CRIOBE stands for Center for Island Research and Observatory of the French Polynesian Environment
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 68) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the octopus team -- An octet of octo facts -- CRIOBE -- How smart is an octopus? -- Making friends with an octopus -- How octopuses change colour -- Rainforests of the oceans -- Octopus influence
Control code
000055101686
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9780544232709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, colour map
System control number
(OCoLC)885225144
Label
The octopus scientists : exploring the mind of a mollusk, written by Sy Montgomery ; photographs by Keith Ellenbogen
Publication
Copyright
Note
CRIOBE stands for Center for Island Research and Observatory of the French Polynesian Environment
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 68) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the octopus team -- An octet of octo facts -- CRIOBE -- How smart is an octopus? -- Making friends with an octopus -- How octopuses change colour -- Rainforests of the oceans -- Octopus influence
Control code
000055101686
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9780544232709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, colour map
System control number
(OCoLC)885225144

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