Books and videos

Turtle related fiction and non-fiction for all ages.

Books and videos

There is an excellent array of reading material and videos about turtles.

Books for young readers

  • The Smallest Turtle by Lynley Dodd. 2008, ABC Books. ISBN 0733322085
  • Little Turtle and the Song of the Sea by Norma Burgin & illustrated by Sheridan Cain. 2001, Little Tiger Press. ISBN 1854306200
  • One Tiny Turtle by Jane Chapman & Nicola Davies. 2005, Candlewick Press ISBN 0763623113
  • Diego and the Baby Sea Turtles by Warner McGee & Lisa Rao. 2001, Crabtree Publishing Co ISBN 1416954503
  • Baby Turtles Tales by Elle J McGuiness. 2009, Andrews McMeal ISBN 0740781022
  • Turtle (Watch Me Grow). 2006 Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd ISBN 1405313099
  • Turtle's Song by Alan Brown & illustrated by Kim Michelle Toft. 2001,University of Queensland Press ISBN 1702231533
  • Journey of the Sea Turtle by Mark Wilson 2009, Lothian Books ISBN 073441109X
  • Endangered Sea Turtles by Bobbie Kalman 2004 by Crabtree Publishing Co ISBN 0778718999
  • Into the Sea by Brenda Z. Guiberson & illustrated by Alix Berenzy 1996, Henry Holt ISBN 0805022635
  • Sea Turtles (Undersea Encounters) by Mary Jo Rhodes & David hall 2005, Children's Press ISBN 0516243918.

Books for general readers

  • Sea Turtles: A Complete Guide to Their Biology, Behaviour and Conservation by James R Spotila 2004, The John Hopkins Press ISBN 0801880076
  • Voyage of the Turtle: In Pursuit of the World's Last Dinosaur by Carl Safina 2007, Owl Books, Henry Holt Co. ISBN 0805083189
  • Sea Turtles: An Extraordinary Natural History of Some Uncommon Turtles by Blair Ernest Witherington 2006, Voyager Press ISBN 100760326444
  • Interrupted Journey: Saving Endangered Sea Turtles by Kathryn Lasky & Christopher G. Knight 2001, Candlewick Press ISBN 0763606359
  • The Biology of Sea Turtles, by Peter L. Lutz, John A. Musick 1996, CRC Press ISBN 0849384222
  • The Biology of Sea Turtles, Vol 2 by Peter Lutz, John A. Musick & Jeanette Wyneken 1996, CRC Press ISBN 0849311233
  • Sea Turtles: An Ecological Perspective by David Gulko & Karen Eckert 2004, Mutual Publishing Co ISBN 1566476518.
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