Horrible Science Handbooks: Sharks

Beach reading with bite! Hop into your row-boat and voyage across the deep blue sea, looking for murderous man-eaters. Dare you dangle your toes into the shark-infested depths, where taking a dip spells deadly danger? Leap aboard this full colour Horrible Science handbook for a laugh-aloud look at the world’s most frightening fish. Shudder at true stories of savage shark attacks. Take the shark-spotter’s training test. Discover the ocean’s most deeply deadly killers. Find out how to fight off a hungry shark, and avoid being a vanishing victim. And while you’re at it, visit Blood Reef and Skull Island for a look at some very freaky and surprising sharks! If you want to be a shark-spotter, plunge into this wet and wild guide – but beware! You could end up as fish food!

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    Nick Arnold

    Nick Arnold has been writing for Scholastic for ten years, clocking up over 20 titles in the HORRIBLE SCIENCE series. Nick lives in Devon.


    Nick Arnold has won three Aventis Science Prizes for the Horrible Science series, for Blood, Bones and Body Bits, Ugly Bugs and Really Rotten Experiments, and won the 2013 Best Book with Facts at the Blue Peter Book Awards.

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