Waiting for Turtles
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Samrat is giddy with excitement. He and his mother Seema, a sea-turtle researcher, are headed to Tarmugli Island in the hopes of observing nesting turtles.
On a quiet, empty beach, under a blanket of stars, they wait. Will the turtles come?
Pankaj Sekhsaria's beautiful story is an awe-inspiring look at these elusive creatures, while Vipin Sketchplore's stunning illustrations exquisitely capture the lush landscape of the island and the glistening waters of the ocean.
Raises awareness about the oldest group of living reptiles — turtles.
Enlightens readers about the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and the environmental issues surrounding turtles through informative back matter.
Enables children to consider wildlife research as a career option.
9 inches x 9 inches
6 years and above
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
ABOUT THE BRAND
The Nestery presents Karadi Tales, an independent children's publishing house based in Chennai, India, focusing primarily on picture books and audio books. It was started in 1996 by a group of writers, educators and musicians, with an intent to create a space for Indian culture in the world of children's publishing.