What a calamity! Hermit Crab has outgrown his beloved shell home and must find another one – just exactly like his old one – only bigger. Follow Hermit Crab on his lonely quest and enjoy the vivid illustrations of the creatures of the Australian Great Barrier Reef in Helen Ward’s Old Shell, New Shell: A Coral Reef Tale. Then, find out what a coral reef is made of and how it grows by reading Sneed B. Collard III’s One Night in the Coral Sea.
Recommended by Betsy, children's librarian at San Pedro Branch.