Groundwood Books

Deep Underwater

Written by Irene Luxbacher

For students in grades K - 2 | Published August 01, 2018 | ISBN 9781773060156
JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Marine Life

Cover of Deep Underwater

Regular price $16.95 CAD

32 pages
Digital Format

Also Available in Print

About this book

Deep Underwater

Irene Luxbacher

Sophia bravely dives down to discover the secrets under the sea. She encounters beautiful fish and floating forests. Farther down, the dark water is full of tentacles and treasures. Deep underwater, she is never alone. Do you dare dive down after her?

The ocean is full of endless possibilities in this dreamy, imagistic story from acclaimed author / illustrator Irene Luxbacher. Her otherworldly paintings show colorful fish, rippling seawater and the secrets to be found at the bottom of the ocean. Sophia’s journey will linger with readers long after the return to shore.

About the Author

Irene Luxbacher

IRENE LUXBACHER is an artist and author living in Toronto, Canada. With more than fifteen years’ experience as an illustrator, Irene has received numerous awards for her children’s instructional and picture books. She wrote and illustrated the picture book Mr. Frank, which was selected for the USBBY Outstanding International Books Honor List. She recently illustrated Malaika’s Costume and its sequel, Malaika’s Winter Carnival, by Nadia L. Hohn, as well as Mittens to Share by Emil Sher.

Awards and Praise
. . . the adventure creates a sense of quiet wonder and contentment