Summary: When seven-year-old Noa Flores falls overboard on a cruise ship, a shiver of sharks quickly converge on the helpless boy. His mother, without thinking, jumps into the Pacific to save her son and bears witness to what can only be described as a miracle -- Noa being gingerly delivered to safety in the jaws of a shark. Years later, the effects of this incident still ripple through the community...
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: 2020
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC WAS
Summary: With some 40 species of shark calling Hawaii's waters home, scientists are seeing new animal behavior around every corner. Hopping from island to island, uncover surprising moments of cooperation, rarely seen hunting tactics and striking insights into these predators. Meet the Whitetip reef shark, Whale shark, Tiger shark and more through the lens of remote sensor cameras and drone technology.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2021
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD E-TV SHA
Summary: Ms. Frizzle takes the class on a trip to Hawaii, where the Magic School Bus provides them with individual submarines, and they learn about fish schools and the behavior of undersea animals--and try to avoid being eaten by a shark.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2018
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Summary: Inspired by a real shark attack in 1958, this story is about two women whose lives are transformed by a shark attack that amputates a child's leg. It is alternately narrated by Scat, the older sister of the victim, now a reformed drunk and disaster photographer, and by Gracie, a casualty of a disfiguring accident, who becomes obsessed with Shark Girl, as the younger sister is known, for Shark...
Publisher / Publication Date: Livingston Press, University of West Alabama 2009
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Summary: Through narrative nonfiction, tells the story of Bethany Hamilton, a young woman who survived a shark attack and continued her dream to surf.
Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HAM
Summary: This title will take readers throughout the beautiful Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii Island. Readers will learn the park's size, and the important plants, animals, and natural features that make it unique.
Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Kids Jumbo, an imprint of Abdo Kids 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 996.9 HAN
Summary: Historical fiction. When disaster strikes, heroes are made. New York Times bestselling author Lauren Tarshis brings history's most exciting and terrifying events to life in the thrilling I SURVIVED series In this collection, witness unforgettable kids who, against all odds, survived sinking ships, shark attacks, the most destructive hurricane to hit North America, and the bombing that launched...
Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TAR
Summary: Bethany Hamilton, a teenage surfer lost her arm in a shark attack off the coast of Kauai, Hawaii. Not even the loss of her arm keeps her from returning to surfing, the sport she loves.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio 2011