June 11 Birthday: Jacques Cousteau. MANFISH: THE STORY OF JACQUES COUSTEAU

Jacques Cousteau, ocean explorer               June 11, 1910 – June 25, 1997

 MANFISH: A STORY OF JACQUES COUSTEAU (Chronicle, 2008) by Jennifer Berne. Illustrated by Eric Puybaret





Before Jacques Cousteau became an internationally
known oceanographer and champion of the seas, he was a curious little
boy. In this lovely biography, poetic text and gorgeous paintings
combine to create a portrait of Jacques Cousteau that is as magical as
it is inspiring.