Written by Jonah Winter & illustrated by Jeanette Winter
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4 - 8
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Sep 24, 2019
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Oil is drawn up from deep in the earth by machines, transported through pipelines, and pumped onto a ship that sails out to sea. When the ship crashes into a reef, the oil spills out over miles of ocean, covering rocks and animals alike. What will the consequences be? In this poignant and impactful picture book, celebrated picture book creators Jonah Winter and Jeanette Winter powerfully explore the devastating impact mankind can have on nature.

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20th centuryecologyscienceenvironmental science and ecosystemsscience and natureconservationboats, ships and underwater vehiclesdisastershistory1980sAlaskathe environmentrepairing, reusing and repurposingseaspollution



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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    September 24, 2019
    Beach Lane Books
    Page Count
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    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
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