A Story of Jacques Cousteau
By Jennifer Berne, Illustrated by Éric Puybaret
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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.
"Jennifer Berne's simple language is both lyrical and concise....Puybaret's smooth-looking acrylic paintings extend the words' elegant simplicity." --Booklist, Starred Review
"This moving tribute to the great nautical observer and filmmaker is shot through with an authentically childlike sense of adventure and the thrill of discovery....is certain to inspire fresh interest in discovering, and in caring for, our world's wonders." -- Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review