Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 8 to 10
- Grade: 3 to 4
- Reading age: 8 to 10
Learn about what kinds of sea mammals live in the Arctic! From narwhals and belugas to walruses and ringed seals, this nonfiction book introduces young readers to wildlife in arctic waters.
An exciting addition to the collection of Junior Field Guides from Inhabit Education Books! Explore them all: Insects of Nunavut, Plants of Nunavut, Fishes of Nunavut, and Land Mammals of Nunavut.
About the authors
Jordan Hoffman is a marine mammal biologist based in Iqaluit, Nunavut. His work has focused on multiple species of dolphins and whales in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Taiwan, and Australia before taking a position in Nunavut. He has a background studying how marine mammals interact with their environment and their communication patterns.†
Kagan McLeod has been illustrating for magazines, newspapers, and design firms since 1999, after graduating from Sheridan College’s illustration program. He began work as a staff artist for the National Post newspaper, and has had illustration work published in Entertainment Weekly, Reader’s Digest, The Walrus, The Wall Street Journal, Toronto Life, The Boston Globe, and Popular Mechanics. His first graphic novel, Infinite Kung Fu, was published in 2012. He lives in Toronto with his wife, two daughters, and a hound dog.
Other titles by Jordan Hoffman
Arctic Animal Life Cycles: Mammals
Junior Field Guide: Insects of Nunavut
All about Grizzly Bears
All about Belugas
All About Greenland Sharks
All About Arctic Foxes
Junior Field Guide: Fishes of Nunavut
Junior Field Guide: Land Mammals