Mister Seahorse, Paperback
3.5 out of 5 (2 ratings)


This is a stunning new picture book from Eric Carle about Mister Seahorse and other 'male mothers', with special acetate pages that hide fish behind rocks and reeds.

As he floats through the sea, Mister Seahorse meets a Mr Stickleback, Mr Tilapia, Mr Kurtus and many other fish fathers caring for their eggs and babies in the most surprising ways.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 40 pages, chiefly col. Illustrations
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Picture books
  • ISBN: 9780140569896



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Mrs Seahorse lays her eggs in Mr Seahorse's pousch, he then swims off meeting lots of other fishy dads who are looking after eggs or babies onme way or another.

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My daughter loved lifting the acetate insert pages to see who was hiding behind them. <br/><br/>Great story about a variety of undersea daddies who take care of their babies.