Shark Week

Did you know that the Discovery Channel's Shark Week is the longest running annual event on cable television?  The celebration of one of nature's most feared and misunderstood creatures has been a feature since 1988!  In honor of this year's event, we couldn't resist sharing a few of our favorite literary sharks.


 

Fins: A Sharks Incorporated Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250244659
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 31st, 2020

I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 (I Survived Graphic Novel #2):  A Graphix Book (I Survived Graphic Novels #2) Cover Image
By Lauren Tarshis, Haus Studio (Illustrator), Haus Studio (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338120943
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Published: Graphix - June 2nd, 2020

I survived books are always a favorite of kids that like to learn about history, now being released as graphic novels!


Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916 Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780767904148
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Published: Crown - May 21st, 2002

And here's one for older readers interested in the shark attacks of 1916.


Sharks in the Time of Saviors: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374272081
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Published: MCD - March 3rd, 2020

 "A groundbreaking debut novel that folds the legends of Hawaiian gods into an engrossing family saga; a story of exile and the pursuit of salvation"


Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492642046
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - June 6th, 2017

Jaws: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780345544148
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Published: Ballantine Books - August 6th, 2013

Because even though it's given sharks a bad rap, no list of shark books would be complete without it.


Shark and Bot Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593173350
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2020

New early chapter book featuring a shark and robot that become new friends


Lots of shark books, especially for adults, are focused on the dangers of these giants of the deep, but while they can, like all predatory animals, be dangerous, they're also absolutely fascinating.


The Line Tender Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780735231610
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Published: Puffin Books - April 21st, 2020

"Following a tragedy that further alters the course of her life, twelve-year-old Lucy Everhart decides to continue the shark research her marine biologist mother left unfinished when she died years earlier"