AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

LIFE IN THE OCEAN The Story of Oceanographer Sylvia Earle

by | Read by Nicole Poole

Children Ages 4-6 • 15 mins. • Unabridged • © 2012

Nicole Poole's rich, flowing voice captures the peaceful beauty of the ocean environment and the story of how Sylvia Earle was drawn to become an oceanographer. Poole's soothing narration recounts the development of Sylvia's passion for the ocean, which began when she moved to Clearwater, Florida, at age 12. With well-timed pauses Poole emphasizes both new vocabulary and the story's environmental message; however, occasionally, her pauses are overextended, and a sentence loses continuity. Overall, she fully conveys Earle's dedication to the preservation of the ocean with a clear voice and an unrushed pace that will engage young listeners. The author's note, which discusses terms such as "biodiversity" and "acidification," is directed towards older children and adults. M.F. © AudioFile 2013, Portland, Maine [Published: APRIL 2013]

Advertisement

Formats

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2012

CS ISBN 9781470300678 $15.75 • One cassettes

CD ISBN 9781470300685 $15.75 • One CDs

DD ISBN 9781470300708 $14.00

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×