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By David Wiesner

A brilliant, science-minded boy is going to the seashore built to gather and view flotsam - something floating that has been washed ashore. Bottles, misplaced toys, small items of each description are between his traditional unearths. yet there is not any method he may have ready for one specific discovery: a barnacle-encrusted underwater digital camera, with its personal secrets and techniques to percentage ...and to maintain.

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By David Wiesner

A brilliant, science-minded boy is going to the seashore built to gather and view flotsam - something floating that has been washed ashore. Bottles, misplaced toys, small items of each description are between his traditional unearths. yet there is not any method he may have ready for one specific discovery: a barnacle-encrusted underwater digital camera, with its personal secrets and techniques to percentage ...and to maintain.

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