The giant book of sharks & other scary predators by Jim Pipe

Cover of: The giant book of sharks & other scary predators | Jim Pipe

Published by Aladdin/Watts in London .

Written in English

Read online

Subjects:

  • Predatory animals -- Juvenile literature.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementJim Pipe.
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22641025M
ISBN 100749634014
OCLC/WorldCa60213546

Download The giant book of sharks & other scary predators

When I saw it I thought it would be a good kids book for a small child. However, when I realized the target age was 9 - 12, I thought for a 12 year old this book isn't challenging enough.

Also, if you are looking for primarily a shark book, this is not it. This book focuses on predators, not just sharks. All in all a nice book.3/5(1).

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Sharks/Other Scary Predators (Giant Book of) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.3/5(1). Get this from a library. The giant book of sharks & other scary predators. [Jim Pipe] -- Surveys animals who hunt on land and in the sea, including big.

Monster Sharks Megalodon and Other Giant Prehistoric Predators of the Deep by Brenda Gurr is a book I requested from NetGalley and the review is voluntary.

Oh my Gosh. This book is so awesome if you are a super monster geek like I am. What is scarier than Jaws. Just about everything in this book. I love it/5(7). A look at how sharks and other fearsome creatures catch their food by creeping up on unsuspecting prey.

Part of the GIANT BOOK OF series, illustrated with full colour artwork. Complements National Curriculum Key Stage Monster Sharks: Megalodon and Other Giant Prehistoric Predators of the Deep is an interesting introduction to prehistoric sea creatures, providing facts and speculations about their lives based on fossils that have been discovered.

The book begins with an overview of the three eras the animals lived in before focusing on various types: Megalodon and other prehistoric sharks, /5.

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water. Celebrate the New York Times best-selling 3-D look at prehistoric creatures of the deep. While dinosaurs patrolled the lands, massive prehistoric sharks, giant scorpions, and colossal squid cruised the ancient oceans — most with just one thing in mind: eat or be by: 1.

Monster Sharks: Megalodon and Other Giant Prehistoric Predators of the Deep brings to the surface everything there is to know about this famed monster and explores other giant sea monsters from the past, including Tylosaurus (the deadliest marine hunter of its time) and the Elasmosaurus (a swimming reptile with a neck four times longer than a 4/5(1).

The book is divided into three parts. The first discusses ocean layers from surface to the deepest level and the unusual animals that inhabit them. Part two examines the food chain, with emphasis on the giant predators, although the phytoplankton and copepods that feed myriad creatures from giant whales and sharks to smaller animals are Rating: % positive.

Monster Sharks Megalodon and Other Giant Prehistoric Predators of the Deep by Brenda Gurr is a book I requested from NetGalley and the review is voluntary. Oh my Gosh. This book is so awesome if you are a super monster geek like I am. Sharks get up close with the ocean fearsome predators "Sharkopedia", a book recommendation.

Sharks are oldest animals that ever lived. They are even older than dinosaurs. Sharks are my favorite animal ever. There is not just only one shark, no there are hundred of them/5. Sharks are one of the top predators in the ocean, and so you might think that they wouldn't even need to feast on land animals or birds in.

The Goblin Shark has a lot going for it in the horror department. It’s the perfect combination of everything that makes the ocean scary: big Sharks, grotesque monsters, and sharp teeth shooting towards you out of the dark. And So Many More Scary Fish. New species are always being discovered, and the deeper we look, the weirder they get.

Nurse sharks are probably the laziest sharks, spending much of the day resting on the sandy sea floor, sometimes stacked on top of each other. When they get hungry, they are like giant vacuum cleaners, sucking prey off the sea floor or from between rocks.

Giant Isopod The massive crustaceans can grow up to two and a half feet in length, which is scary in itself. They're otherwise harmless, found at the bottom of the ocean, and feast on other deep. Monster Sharks: Megalodon and Other Giant Prehistoric Predators of the Deep brings to the surface everything there is to know about this famed monster and explores other giant sea monsters from the past, including Tylosaurus (the deadliest marine hunter of its time) and the Elasmosaurus (a swimming reptile with a neck four times longer than a /5(2).

We have done the top biggest sharks but the one's that really count are the great white sharks. The most ferocious being in the Oceans.

Please subscribe to support more videos. - Explore courtney's board "Shark books", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Shark books, Shark and Books pins. Surprising Sharks is all about the world of sharks and is a great way of introducing kids to these fascinating creatures.

Being part of the Nature Storybooks series the book is actually a non-fiction and contains lots of interesting facts and fun pictures/5. - Explore rileylewis's board "Scary Shark Pictures" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Shark pictures, Shark and Great white shark pins. My Best Book of Sharks looks at the life cycles, habitats, and amazing diversity of these deadly predators.

From the frilly-mouthed wobbegong that hides on the seabed, to the whale shark--a gentle giant who eats the tiniest prey. This book has everything a. The Trench, by Steve Alten The man responsible for the nail-biting Meg series continues his work with The Trench, featuring more giant prehistoric predators from the deep, more terrifying battles between man and man-eating mega-shark, and more evidence (not that we needed any) that the Marianas Trench is a place no reasonable human being should ever visit Author: Kat Rosenfield.

This book is not so much a natural history of sharks as it is a social history of human attitudes towards sharks, and it fills an important gap in writings about sharks and marine ecology.

Juliet Eilperin writes with an easy style that doesn't become breezy or flippant and presents some bitter realities in a palatable way/5. Jaws is famous for not showing the shark much, but images of sharkdom are never off the screen for long. Brody pores over books filled with pictures of sharks, shark fossils, shark paintings, shark teeth, shark bites, etc.

Quint's boat, the Orca, has shark jaws mounted on the front, and his boathouse is chock-full of them—remember the great scene in which the Orca is viewed through a shark's. - Explore bukkwaz's board "Shark attack pictures" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Shark, Shark attack pictures and Great white shark pins.

So are the other sharks related with the Great White, the salmon shark and porbeagle shark sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) can be up to m ( ft) long, weighing kg ( pounds).Author: Stefan Anitei.

Burgess is the editor of the International Shark Attack File, a record of all known shark attacks going back to the s. If you can suppress your terror, they turn out to. - Explore daddysgirl's board "Scary sharks" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Shark, Shark pictures and Great white shark pins. h sailors surely knew scary representatives of the Selachii order long before the 16th century, but the fish seems not to have been named untilwhen the members of an expedition mounted by John Hawkins returned with a giant specimen and exhibited it in London.

The origin of the word is obscure, but it may have been borrowed from a German dialect word. Ever since I was a child and read the book Jaws and later saw the movie, Ive been fascinated by sharks, especially, the Great White. The media has turned these amazing creatures into monsters.

They make you afraid to go into the water, for fear that. Sharks are typically thought to lead mostly solitary lives, but new research finds that sand tiger sharks may be a lot more social than once suspected. Here are the stories behind the most amazing images in the world of science this week.

A recap of the coolest photos featured on Live Science. He loves getting his rear fin scratched. Shark Island starts by introducing Naomi, as close to a main character as the book has, losing part of her leg to a shark attack while photographing seals off the coast of Cape Cod.

Several months later has her joining a scientific expedition experimenting with a beacon that would lure the masses of seals, and thus the feeding sharks, to a /5. 10/01/ Gr 3–8—This book presents a rare perspective into the creatures of the deep, with engaging images and clear facts.

Sharks are the main focus, but there are captivating chapters devoted to many other creatures, including the giant clam, spiny devil fish, sea horse, Gentoo penguin, and sea otter, making this title ideal for research purposes and Brand: DK. There’s more to sharks than big teeth and scary music.

These facts about sharks for kids may change your mind about these awesome animals Let’s face it, sharks have got a bit of an image problem. Other big predators, such as tigers and wolves, are loved by people, despite being dangerous.

Sharks don’t really have the same appeal. At birth a baby great white shark is already about 5 feet ( meters) long; as it grows it may reach a length up to four times that.

The pup (which is what a baby shark is called) will live its life at the top of the ocean's food chain. But before it grows larger, the pup must avoid predators bigger than it is—including other great white sharks. Giant Book of the the Jungle / Jim Pipe / Giant Book of Sharks and Other Scary Predators / Jim Pipe / X Being Angry / Julie Johnson / Being Jealous / Sarah Levete / X Quakes Split the Ground Open: And Other Amazing Facts about Earthquakes / Clare Oliver /   The apex predators are one of the fastest marine animals and typically weigh between four and six tonnes.

It might have been a tiger shark, according to Shamus Johnston, who commented that he had. Even though sharks don't have a bony skeleton like many other fish, they are still categorized with other vertebrates in the Phylum Chordata, Subphylum Vertebrata, and Class Elasmobranchii.

This class is made up of about 1, species of sharks, skates, and rays. The Eocene epoch was a good time to be a giant, deadly mammal. In addition to Andrewsarchus and Brontotherium, there was also Entelodon, known as the "killer pig," a cow-sized animal equipped with a bulldog-like build and a dangerous set of its fellow megafauna mammals, this half-ton hog-like animal also possessed an unusually small brain, which may.

Great white sharks are formidable predators. On average, they're 15 feet long, weigh pounds and have serrated, triangular teeth. The colossal great white in Jaws is 25 feet long and.

A pair of frenzied Great White sharks have attacked each other in a furious scrap caught on camera. The incredibly rare footage shows the apex predators turn on each other and supports recent.- WARNING: Some of the images, videos, and information about sharks and shark attacks may not be for the squeamish.

Proceed with caution. By the end of this list of most horrifying shark attacks, you are going to BE Roy Scheider in Jaws. From the "Real New Jersey Jaws" to the tra.This book is really fun because it compares all sorts of things that are different for these two types of fish, like the amount of food in the water, how the fish get their food, how closely together the animals live, how far they swim, and their ways of avoiding predators and other things they have to do to survive.

64894 views Thursday, November 19, 2020