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Down Under the Pier (Hardcover)

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By Nell Beckerman (Text by), Rachell Sumpter (Illustrator)
$17.95
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Such a beautiful book! I felt the delight of the children exploring the enchanted watery world below the pier. Both the pastel color palette and the perfectly used gold accent highlight the magic of the sea and the natural world. Perfect for Santa Cruzans and sea lovers (like me).

— Stephanie

About the Author


Nell Cross Beckerman writes picture books inspired by the magic of nature and the human spirit. She has produced, written, and directed shows for VH1, MTV, MSNBC, and the Discovery Channel. She lives in Venice Beach with her husband and two daughters. Rachell Sumpter is a painter and illustrator whose work has been featured in the New York Times, McSweeney’s, the Boston Globe, and O Magazine. She also is an art professor, shows her work in galleries, teaches workshops at museums, and enjoys reading, observing nature, and spending time with her partner and their two children. She lives in Seattle. This is her first children’s book.

Praise For…


"A dreamy tribute to summer days—and sea life and the spaces in-between."

— Kirkus

"This colorful celebration of nature’s wonders and children’s curiosity showcases the beauty of the outdoors, and its sight words and easy-to-understand language make it ideal for newly independent readers." 

— Booklist


Product Details
ISBN: 9781944903862
ISBN-10: 1944903860
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: April 7th, 2020
Pages: 32
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Created At: 8/5/2019 07:49am
Last Updated At: 10/19/2020 10:16am