Far away in the Pacific Ocean, a baby sea otter is born, just a little bigger than a kitten. See her learn how to find food and look after herself. At first she floats in the water while Mom dives for food, and later she learns how to dive herself, for delicious clams and crabs, and how to sleep on a bed of sea grass in the water. By the time she is one year old she is grown-up and ready to have a baby of her own.
Reading level: Ages 4 and up.
Hardcover: 32 pages.
About the Author
Award-winning wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas spends nine months of the year photographing a wide variety of wildlife in the field. In recent years, she has specialized in documenting family life and has become well known for her unprecedented work with newborn animals and endangered species. A fellow of the prestigious International League of Conservation Photographers, Suzi’s work has been featured on the cover of Time magazine, as well as on ABC.com, Today.com and of course seaotters.com.