Suggested Reading


  • Charlotte's Story by Charlotte Niedhauk
  • The Young Wrecker on the Florida Reef by Richard Meade Bache
  • Twenty Florida Pirates by Kevin M. McCarthy


  • The Coral Reef by Jerry and Idaz Greenburg
  • Coral Reefs (Peterson Field Guides) by Eugene H. Kaplan
  • Seashore Plants of South Florida & The Carribean by David W. Nellis
  • Florida Keys - Natural Wonders of an Island Paradise by Jeff Ripple

For Children

  • The Sea, The Storm, and The Mangrove Tangle by Lynne Cherry
  • Sam the Sea Cow by Francine Jacobs
  • Into the Sea by Brenda Z. Guiberson

Books listed above, and many others, may be found online through the Florida National Parks Association.


Last updated: February 8, 2017

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