All About New Zealand’s Seashore is another title in the All about series of illustrated children’s nature books from Dave Gunson, which to date includes Birds, Trees, Insects and Other Creepy-crawlies, Sea Life and Life of the Past.
All About New Zealand’s Seashore introduces the plants and animals of the shore to young children, covering major groups such as:
- seaweeds (such as kelp, Neptune’s necklace, wrack)
- shore plants (pingao, spinifex, pohutukawa, etc.)
- shore invertebrates (sandhoppers, katipo, etc.)
- rockpool and surf creatures (crabs, seashells, sea stars, jellyfish, anemones etc.)