Giant Squid

by Candace Fleming

Illustrations by Eric Rohmann

2017 Robert F. Sibert Award, Honor
A strikingly illustrated, poetic look at the enigmatic life of the astounding and elusive giant squid. Labeled illustration of a giant squid. Information about “The Mysterious Giant Squid.” Bibliography. Web-site and further reading suggestions. Full-color illustrations created using oil paint.

ISBN: 9781596435995

JLG Release: February 2017

JLG Member Price

Out of Stock

Nonfiction Early Elementary Plus

Grades K-2


14 books / $17.05 a book

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    Print Book


    Hardcover edition


    Roaring Brook

    Page Count


    Trim Size

    9 1/2" x 11 1/2"

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 3.2, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 9.5, Points: 2


    Level: 990L

    Awards & Honors

    Beverly Cleary Children's Choice Award 2018 -2019 Nominee NCTE Orbis Pictus Award 2017, Honor Book
    New York Public Library 2016 Best Books for Kids, Picture Books,br> NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books 2017
    Charlotte Zolotow, 2017 Honor
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, All Ages
    The Nonfiction Detectives, 2016 Best Nonfiction Books for Children
    2016 Cybils Award Winner, Elementary Nonfiction



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