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Author Montgomery, Sy, author.

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

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 594.56 MON    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 71 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 x 29 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Scientists in the field
Scientists in the field.
Audience Middle School.
Study Program Accelerated Reader 6.8.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 68) and index.
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.
Contents Meet the octopus team -- An octet of octo facts -- CRIOBE -- How smart is an octopus? -- Making friends with an octopus -- How octopuses change color -- Rainforests of the oceans -- Octopus influence.
Awards Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Mather, Jennifer A. -- Juvenile literature.
Mather, Jennifer A.
Octopuses -- Research -- French Polynesia -- Moorea -- Juvenile literature.
Octopuses -- Juvenile literature.
Oceanography -- Juvenile literature.
Polynesia -- Juvenile literature.
Octopuses -- Research -- French Polynesia -- Moorea.
Added Author Ellenbogen, Keith A, photographer.
ISBN 9780544232709

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