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Here are ten picture books to take to the beach.
Bats at the Beach by Brian Lies - Night is perfect for bats to enjoy the beach.
Beachcombing: Exploring the Seashore by Jim Arnosky - This guide will help you recognize the wonders of the beach.
Beach Day! by Patricia Lakin - Four crocodile friends set off for the beach.
Beach Day by Karen Roosa - Family fun at the beach is captured in rhyme.
Beach Feet by Lynn Reiser - Many different feet are on display at the beach.
A Beach Tail by Karen Lynn Williams - A boy leaves a trail to his beach drawing.
Harry by the Sea by Gene Zion - When a big wave covers Harry with seaweed, he is mistaken for a sea serpent.
Little Clam by Lynn Reiser - Little Clam faces many dangers at the edge of the sea.
The Sand Children by Joyce Dunbar - A father and son’s sand giant comes alive.
The Seashore Book by Charlotte Zolotow - A mother describes a day at the beach to her son who has never been there.