Scary the Iguana is one scary looking fellow. But despite his fearsome facade, he is scared of everything. One day, his turtle friend, Tommy, finds himself in trouble. Will Scary be able to find his courage and save his friend? Take an adventure to the Florida Keys and learn about the animals and the ecology of these unique islands through this brightly illustrated adventure staring Scary and his friends, Annie the Alligator, Penny the Pelican and Tommy the Turtle. Scary the Scared Iguana has been rated five stars by Readers Favorite.
Marin Resnick is a writer and photographer enjoying the urban-country lifestyle of Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Marin and her daughter, JR, spent many summers on the shores of Islamorada, Florida watching the real Scary the iguana sun himself on their dock, running away from them when they tried feeding him bananas. They also enjoyed taking trips to the Blue Hole in Big Pine Key Florida where they'd walk the trail and look for alligators and turtles. This is Marin's debut book.When not chasing the reptiles of the Florida Keys, JR spends lots of time with her favorite furry friend, Mino.
Five Stars Readers Favorite
“A fascinating book that is informative and educational with interesting details about the Florida Keys and the creatures of the Florida Keys,” --Mamta Madhavan for Readers Favorite.
This is the perfect read aloud story. It’s both entertaining and educational. Easily lends itself to carryover activities in any setting. Highly recommend.
--Ronda Wojcicki MS, CCC-SLP, Author of Speech Class Rules