Pushkin Children's Books Amazing Octopus: Creature from an unknown world
Pushkin Children's Books Amazing Octopus: Creature from an unknown world

Amazing Octopus: Creature from an unknown world

By Michael Stavaric


Publication Date: February 13, 2024

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Ages 8 to 12, Grades 3 to 7

A delightful exploration of the faszinating octopus, taking young minds on an interactive journey of discovery.

What do ocean and space have in common? How did octopuses and humans evolve? What exactly are cephalopods - and why do they have such a funny name?

Octopuses are the oldest and most intelligent creatures on our planet, true aliens whose abilities amaze us. Michael Stavarič and Michèle Ganser have created a non-fiction book full of surprising twists and turns that offer much more than just imparting knowledge

About the Author

Michael Stavarič was born in Brno in 1972 and works in Vienna as a freelance writer, translator and lecturer. He has received numerous scholarships and awards, including: LeseLenz Prize for Young Literature, Adelbert Chamisso Prize, Austrian State Prize for Children's and Young Adult Literature, Children's Book Prize of the City of Vienna, German Design Award, Wartholz Literature Prize and Hohenems Literature Prize.

Author Residence: Vienna, Austria

Author Hometown: Brno, Czech Republic

Michèle Ganser was born in Aachen in 1995 and studied Communication Design in Aachen and Mainz. She is particularly fascinated by space, the stars and the different planets. In her illustrations, she combines exciting topics in an unusual way and thus creates completely new worlds. In her free time she likes to read - preferably science fiction novels.

Format: Hardcover Paper over boards

Length: 144 pages

Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books

Publication Date: February 13, 2024

ISBN: 9781782694243

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