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8 edition of The Water Shell found in the catalog.

The Water Shell

by Gretchen Schields

  • 151 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Polynesia
    • Subjects:
    • Fantasy.,
    • Polynesia -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Keiki seeks to retrieve the precious Water Shell, which protects her Polynesian island home and has been stolen by the Fire Queen.

      Edition Notes

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Gretchen Schields.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.S3455 Wat 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1091339M
      ISBN 100152004041
      LC Control Number94015606
      OCLC/WorldCa30670326

      While Ralph is playing on the shore, Piggy spots a conch shell in the lagoon. He explains to an ignorant Ralph that a conch is valuable, and the two retrieve it from the water. Piggy, who cannot breathe well due to his asthma, instructs Ralph about how to blow into the shell so as to produce a loud whistle. With this book in tow, you can, after an afternoon of shell-collecting, sit down and classify your finds. The Book of Shells includes full-color photos of hundreds of shells and a guide to each mollusk’s stomping grounds. M.G. Harasewych and Fabio Moretzsohn, the zoologists who put together this jumbo joy—at pages and a hard cover, you.

      Placing the shell in warm water and bringing it to a boil for a few minutes usually loosens the attachment of the animal to the shell. When the shell is cool enough to touch, the animal can be carefully unwound from the snail or extracted from the bivalve, using forceps or .   aim into the shell and spray the crab with salt water (over a bowl of salt water to trap mites that jump), pour the water (and mites) out of the shell into the bowl, and; when finished, pour the bowl into the toilet and add bleach be sure the mites are dead. NOTE: Water stored in the shell ("shell water") helps to keep the crab moist.

      Editorial Reviews Kirkus Reviews. An informational picture book that solves a whodunit of the sea in lilting, rhyming text. Petrie (The Bumpy, Lumpy Horseshoe Crab, ) wrote and illustrated this picture book about the feeding habits of sea creatures.A young girl clad in a wet suit, flippers, and a scuba mask finds an intact clamshell, missing its clam, with an unexplained hole drilled in it. Shell manages water use and protection in its shale operations in line with its operating principles, local environmental conditions and regulatory requirements. We use water throughout our operations, in both drilling and hydraulic fracturing, to maintain pressure in the borehole, lubricate the drill and carry drill cuttings to the surface.


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