Children's Books books
Age Range: 2 - 5 years
Lexile Measure: AD620L
Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: Philomel Books; Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed edition (April 26, 2004)
Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 0.3 x 12.3 inches
Amazon Rank: 24404
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
When Mrs. Seahorse lays her eggs, she does it on Mr. Seahorse's belly! She knows he will take good care of them. While he swims waiting for the eggs to hatch, he meets some other underwater fathers caring for their babies: Mr. Tilapia, who carries his babies in his mouth; Mr. Kurtus, who keeps his on his head; and Mr. Catfish, who is baby-sitting his young hatchlings. Eric Carle has done it again...
Mister Seahorse reviews:
While yes, the book does get repetitive, the overall theme is about fathers taking care of their young, so that's nice. I'm writing this review mostly because I have the hardcover and was very curious...