Seashells in My Pocket


by Judith Hansen

There is always something new for children to learn when they visit the seashore, and Seashells in My Pocket helps them explore.

Packed with scores of fascinating facts and new illustrations, this completely revised and expanded edition of Seashells in My Pocket tells kids all about nature along the Atlantic Coast.

Inside you’ll find updated illustrations, a new chapter about estuaries, and fun new brain-teasers questions, all in a convenient, carry-along size perfect for taking to the beach.

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Seashells in My Pocket, 3rd: AMC’s Family Guide to Exploring the Coast from Maine to Florida
by Judith Hansen

Editorial Reviews

“This comprehensive guide conveys in clear and concise language the diversity, complexity, and beauty of the shoreline. Seashells in My Pocket is an indispensable companion for coastal explorers of all ages.” — Paul M. Dest, Manager, Wells National  Estuarine Research Reserve

Seashells in My Pocket is the only children’s book I know of that puts shore exploration in an environmentally sound context.”—Joseph F. Gray, National Audubon Society

Seashells in My Pocket prepares children to be active observers [and] instructs them on how to respect and work to conserve a natural setting.”—School Library Journal


About the Author

Judith Hansen grew up in Maine’s Lincoln County and has spent many hours exploring the waterways of the Northeast.  A former teacher, she lives in Kennebunk, Maine.

Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: Appalachian Mountain Club Books; 3rd edition (February 12, 2008)
ISBN-10: 192917361X
ISBN-13: 978-1929173617

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