Recommended ‘Shark Week’ Reading

What danger lies beneath the ocean waves? Luckily for us readers, this question has consumed both novelists and nonfiction writers alike for ages. So, just in time for the annual Shark Week (the Discovery Channel’s eight days of all things shark-related), we’ve rounded up some great books on the creatures of the sea.

Which of these books will you add to your Want to Read shelf? Tell us in the comments.

Nonfiction Peeks at Creatures of the Deep

Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft

The Devil's Teeth

In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916


Adrift: Seventy-Six Days Lost at Sea

Fictional Fears That Keep You On Shore


The Old Man and the Sea


Some Chum for the Kids

Neighborhood Sharks


The Shark Caller

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posted by Cybil
on July, 20


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