Remember Me

Retail $9.99

In Cart: 0
Available: 25
ISBN 9781452141237
Make Way For Books
Jacques Costeau was a man who dreamed big, and this book invites readers to use his story to inspire their own. Full of details about the choices he made and how he persevered, he is a brilliant example of the effects of hard work, creativity, and determination. By the end of the story readers will be anxious to find their passion and make a difference.
Publisher Summary
Once upon a time in France, a baby was born under the summer sun. His parents named him Jacques. As he grew, Jacques fell in love with the sea. He dreamed of breathing beneath the waves and swimming as gracefully as a fish. In fact, he longed to become a manfish. Jacques Cousteau grew up to become a champion of the seas and one of the best-known oceanographers in the world. In this lovely biography, now in paperback, poetic text and gorgeous paintings come together to create a portrait of Cousteau that is as magical as it is inspiring.

Poetic text and full color paintings combine to create a portrait of the internationally known oceanographer as a curious little boy whose love of the ocean inspired him to grow up to become a champion of the seas.
If you like this book, here are a few more suggestions
Can I Come Too? Balloons over Broadway : The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade Hunger for Learning : A Story About Booker T. Washington George Washington's First Victory Stickeen : John Muir and the Brave Little Dog Ben Franklin's Big Splash : The Mostly True Story of His First Invention Mr. President Goes to School Punctuation Takes a Vacation Today at the Bluebird Cafe : A Branchful of Birds Roberto Clemente : Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates Jack's Path of Courage : The Life of John F. Kennedy Rain Stomper Helen's Big World : The Life of Helen Keller How Hot Is Lava? : And Other Questions About Volcanoes Coretta Scott On a Beam of Light : A Story of Albert Einstein Helen's Big World : The Life of Helen Keller America's Champion Swimmer : Gertrude Ederle Thomas Edison to the Rescue Rudy Rides the Rails : A Depression Era Story