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Otis and Will discover the deep : the record-setting dive of the Bathysphere / written by Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by Katherine Roy.

Rosenstock, Barb, (author.). Roy, Katherine, (illustrator.).

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Babcock Library - Ashford J 551.46 Ros (Text to phone) 33110144129408 Juvenile Nutmeg Available -
Bethel Public Library JE 551.46 R (NUTMEG E.) (Text to phone) 34030141528577 Juvenile Easy Reader Nonfiction Available -
Bethel Public Library JE 551.46 R (NUTMEG E.) (Text to phone) 34030141528684 Juvenile Easy Reader Nonfiction Available -
Bethel Public Library JE 551.46 R (NUTMEG E.) (Text to phone) 34030141528791 Juvenile Easy Reader Nonfiction Available -
Bethel Public Library JE 551.46 R (NUTMEG E.) (Text to phone) 34030142373122 Juvenile Easy Reader Nonfiction Available -
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport j 551.460922 ROSENSTOCK (Text to phone) 34000090057126 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Brookfield Library J 920/ROSENSTOCK (Text to phone) 34029145298435 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out 06/30/2020
Burnham Library - Bridgewater E 551.46 ROSENSTOCK (Text to phone) 36937000624875 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport j551.460922 ROSENSTOCK (Text to phone) 34000081380156 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport j 551.460922 ROSENSTOCK (Text to phone) 34000090054776 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
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Summary, etc.:
"A biographical account of engineer Otis Barton and naturalist Will Beebe's record-setting descent into the deep ocean in their Bathysphere craft, making the men the first humans to witness deep sea creatures in their natural habitat"-- Provided by publisher.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Elementary, 2020.
Subject: Barton, Otis > Juvenile literature.
Beebe, William, 1877-1962 > Juvenile literature.
Barton, Otis.
Beebe, William, 1877-1962.
Underwater exploration > Juvenile literature.
Submersibles > Juvenile literature.
Deep diving > Equipment and supplies > Juvenile literature.
Underwater exploration.
Genre: Picture books.

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Otis and Will Discover the Deep : The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere
Otis and Will Discover the Deep : The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere
by Rosenstock, Barb; Roy, Katherine (Illustrator)
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Otis and Will Discover the Deep : The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere


The suspenseful, little-known true story of two determined pioneers who made the first dive into the deep ocean. On June 6, 1930, engineer Otis Barton and explorer Will Beebe dove into the ocean inside a hollow metal ball of their own invention called the Bathysphere. They knew dozens of things might go wrong. A tiny leak could shoot pressurized water straight through the men like bullets! A single spark could cause their oxygen tanks to explode! No one had ever dived lower than a few hundred feet...and come back. But Otis and Will were determined to become the first people to see what the deep ocean looks like. This suspenseful story from acclaimed author Barb Rosenstock with mesmerizing watercolors by award-winning artist Katherine Roy will put you right in the middle of the spine-tingling, record-setting journey down, down into the deep.

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