Explore the Deep, Blue Sea

Dive into great books and movies this summer all about marine life! This year’s SummerQuest theme is Tails and Tales. How many sea creatures do you know that have tails (or fins)?

Story Time Books for Kids

How to Hide an Octopus and Other Sea Creatures by Ruth Heller

Weird Sea Creatures by Laura F. Marsh

Do Jellyfish Like Peanut Butter? Amazing Sea Creature Facts by Corinne Demas

Dory’s Sea of Wonders by Disney

1001 Things to Spot in the Sea by Katie Daynes

Hello Ocean by Pam Muńoz Ryan

Moana and the Ocean by Heather Knowles


Books for Teens & Adults

Life of Pi by Yann Martel

The Brilliant Abyss: Exploring the Majestic Hidden Life of the Deep Ocean and the Looming Threat That Imperils It by Helen Scales

The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson

The Highest Tide by Jim Lynch

The Whale: In Search of the Giants of the Sea by Philip Hoare


Films to Watch on Kanopy

Sea Turtle Rescue

Do Fish Drink Water?

Sea Fever

Tell Me How Career Series: Marine Biologist

Oceans by PBS

Scourge of the Lionfish by PBS

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