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Hardy

Hardy

Hardy is a puffer fish. Did you know puffer fish puff up by swallowing huge amounts of water and air? That’s a lot of gulping!

Margo

Margo

Margo is an octopus. Did you know if Margo was a real octopus, she would be completely deaf? That’s right—an octopus can’t hear a thing!

Marco

Marco

Marco is a shark. Did you know that the whale shark can live up to 150 years? That makes it one of the longest-living animals on earth!

Leon

Leon

Leon is a moray eel. Did you know that moray eels can be speckled or striped? They also have different colored skin that can be brown, green, white, yellow, black and blue!

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The Brave Puffer Fish

The Brave Puffer Fish

Hardy’s name means “brave” but this little puffer fish is scared of everything. How can Hardy learn to be brave?

The Fancy Octopus

The Fancy Octopus

Margo the octopus agrees to take part in a sea fashion show. There is just one problem. When Margo is nervous, she squirts ink. Will Margo’s nerves make her ruin her dress?

The Hiding Eel

The Hiding Eel

Fifi is the new grouper fish in the town, and Leon the Eel is worried that she will eat him. What will happen when Leon finally faces Fifi?

The Shivery Shark

The Shivery Shark

Marco the shark gets shivery every time he thinks of the dentist. What will Marco do when he gets a toothache?

The Clever Dolphin

The Clever Dolphin

Meko's sister, Piper, is missing. Is she in trouble? Meko must figure out where Piper is.

The Grumpy Lobster

The Grumpy Lobster

Arno is grumpy. His friends are tired of his bad mood. Will Arno stop being a grump?

The Hiding Eel

The Lucky Manatee

Lola, the lucky manatee, has lost her glasses. Has Lola's luck run out?

The Shivery Shark

The Stranded Orca

Bruno is stranded on the beach. It is dangerous and he could die. Only his friends can help him.

Learn About The Author - Cari Meister

Cari Meister Cari Meister is the author of many books for children, including the My Pony Jack series and Luther’s Halloween. She has also written several Stone Arch Readers books, including the Buzz Beaker and Monster Friends series. She lives on a small farm in Minnesota with her husband, four sons, three horses, one dog and one cat. Cari enjoys running, snowshoeing, horseback riding, and yoga. She loves to visit libraries and schools!