Nickelodeon's Dora the Explorer is ready for a super day at the beach--until she learns that Boots can't swim. Can Mariana the Mermaid help them? Little boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will enjoy this full-color storybook.
About the Author
Robert Roper is the author of numerous novels and story collections including" Cuervo Tales, The Trespassers, and In Caverns of Blue Ice." He contributes regularly to "Men's Journal" and has also written for "Outside, National Geographic Adventure, The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times," and many other papers and magazines. His awards include grants from the NEA and the Ingram Merrill Foundation. A climber, he reports often on adventure subjects and in recent years has also written on retrovirology, financial derivatives, nuclear non-proliferation, and World War II partisan warfare. He teaches writing and film at universities in California, where he lives.