Frances Dipper

The DK Guide to the Oceans
Winner, Junior Prize 2003

An illuminating exploration of the world's saltwater environments their wildlife, ecosystems, structure and natural history. Close-up photography and illustrations show microscopic ocean life in vivid detail, while stunning large-scale images invite the reader into an amazing world both above and below the waves.

Judges' comments

"An excellent insight to the oceans, which touches upon a great deal of marine and ecological diversity with expertise and outstanding photography."

Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize

Royal Society Junior Prize for Science Books

Royal Society’s Aventis Prize for Science Books’ Junior Prize

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