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Over and under the pond  Cover Image Book Book

Over and under the pond / Kate Messner with art by Christopher Silas Neal.

Messner, Kate, (author.). Neal, Christopher Silas, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781452145426
  • ISBN: 1452145423
  • Physical Description: 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
A secret underwater world brought to life: In this book, readers will discover the plants and animals that make up the rich, interconnected ecosystem of a mountain pond. Over the pond, the water is a mirror, reflecting the sky. But under the water is a hidden world of minnows darting, beavers diving, and tadpoles growing. These secrets and many others are waiting to be discovered.over and under the pond.· An entertaining and educational look at the beauty the ecosystem has to offer. Stunning illustrations paired with an easy-to-follow storyline make this a great read for any early elementary school student· Includes a glossary of animals that live in, near, and around the mountain pond to enrich the reading experience· Inspires a love of nature and encourages young minds to explore the world around themA gorgeous companion to the acclaimed Over and Under the Snow and Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt, Over and Under the Pond is an excellent addition to any emerging readers collection.
Target Audience Note:
Age 5 to 8.
K to Grade 3.
5-8 years
AD660L Lexile
Subject: Pond ecology > Juvenile literature.
Ponds > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 24 of 31 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at De Soto.


  • 1 current hold with 31 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
De Soto Public Library E Animal Messner (Text) 33858000101552 Easy Checked out 08/29/2022

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