• In a Cave
  • In a Cave
  • In a Cave
  • In a Cave
  • In a Cave

In a Cave

Set out on a wonder-filled underground adventure with two young explorers and their trusted guide. Journey past cave formations, meet cave-dwelling creatures, and work up an appetite for cave popcorn in this introduction to one of nature's fascinating subterranean ecosystems.


October 3, 2023

Key Concepts

STEAM learning (natural sciences), spelunking, exploration, rhyme/meter and environmental stewardship.

Additional Details

  • 8.5 x 11 inches
  • 32 Pages
  • Ages 4 to 8
  • Trade ISBN: 9781957655185
  • Ebook ISBN: 9781957655192

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    Reader Reviews

    • ★★★★★

      An inspiring companion story for lessons about diverse ecosystems. With its unique focus on caves and guided exploration, this hybrid book fuels the imagination with its smooth, poetic rhymes that will intrigue any novice geologist.

      ~ School Library Journal (Jul. 2023)

    • ★★★★★

      With a lyrical, rhyming text, and illustrations that illuminate and bring warmth to an otherwise dark and damp environment, "In A Cave" is a kid friendly, fun and fascinating journey into a subterranean world filled with dazzling cave formations and cave-dwelling creatures! Of special interest to children ages 4-8 who enjoy environmentally themed picture books, "In A Cave" is a highly recommended pick for family, daycare center, preschool, elementary school, and community library collections for young readers.

      Midwest Book Review (Sept. 2023)