Super Submarines: Amazing Machines
Tony Mitton & Ant Parker
Kingfisher, 2014 (2014)
Reviewed by Bob Walch
ere's another book in the
series that introduces young readers to all types of vehicles and modes of transportation. In this adventure you'll be taken to a '
' below the waves in a very special vessel.
he animal crew will demonstrate how the sub dives beneath the ocean's surface and how it maneuvers using its propeller, rudder and hydroplanes.
ant to see what is happening back on the surface? Up periscope and check out what's going on. And to avoid hitting objects below the surface, the crew relies on sonar.
ther types of underwater craft are also pictured, like a submersible that probes the deepest parts of the ocean. Others are used to work on oil rigs, salvage wrecks and do research.
hen your adventure is finished, it's back to the surface where you will open the hatches and see the sun.
oung readers will learn all sorts of interesting facts as they enjoy this rhymed narrative about the ins and outs (and ups and downs) of the submarine.
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