Season 5 - Episodes 7 & 8 - A Treasure Hunting Adventure

A Treasure Hunting Adventure

Join Lauren and the Reading Bug on this exciting adventure to explore worlds unknown! With your help, can we uncover a bounty of riches thousands of years old lying on the ocean's floor? Ancient legends tell the story of a mighty city that sunk into the ocean, and we're on our way to find it.

Books Mentioned in this Podcast

Fiction: 
Deep in the Ocean Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781419733567
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 28th, 2019

A scientific team has boarded the submarine Oceanos to explore the ocean’s depths. Suddenly, it gets caught in a violent storm, causing it to drift thousands of miles off-course. From the glittering surface of the sea to the darkness of the abyss, Deep in the Ocean takes readers on a bewitching journey through fascinating waters.


The Magic School Bus On The Ocean Floor Cover Image
By Bruce Degen (Illustrator), Joanna Cole, Bruce Degen (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780590414319
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Published: Scholastic Press - July 1st, 1994

When Ms. Frizzle drives the Magic School Bus full speed ahead into the ocean, the class takes a submarine expedition that's anything but ordinary. With a well-meaning lifeguard in tow, the class takes a deep breath and learns about hot water vents, coral reefs, plant and animal life on the ocean floor, and more!


Ocean Meets Sky Cover Image
By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481470377
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 15th, 2018

It’s a good day for sailing. Finn lives by the sea and the sea lives by him. Every time he looks out his window it’s a constant reminder of the stories his grandfather told him about the place where the ocean meets the sky. Where whales and jellyfish soar and birds and castles float. Finn’s grandfather is gone now but Finn knows the perfect way to honor him. He’ll build his own ship and sail out to find this magical place himself!


Pete the Cat and the Treasure Map Cover Image
By James Dean, James Dean (Illustrator), Kimberly Dean
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062404411
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Published: HarperFestival - March 7th, 2017

When Captain Pete discovers a treasure map, he and his crew are ready to set out and sail the seas to find the buried gold and jewels. But they weren’t expecting to find a giant sea monster along the way!


Treasure Hunters Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316207577
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Published: jimmy patterson - May 5th, 2015

The Kidd siblings have grown up diving down to shipwrecks and traveling the world, helping their famous parents recover everything from swords to gold doubloons from the bottom of the ocean. But after their parents disappear on the job, the kids are suddenly thrust into the biggest treasure hunt of their lives.


Non-Fiction: 
DK Eyewitness Books: Ocean: Discover What Lies Beneath the Watery Surface of Our Planet from its Sunlit Shal Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781465420541
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Published: DK Children - June 16th, 2014

Dive in and discover the watery world covering most of our earth and the amazing wildlife in its depths in Eyewitness: Oceans. Through images, maps and informative text learn about life on the shore to the darkest depths of the ocean floor.


Narwhals and Other Whales: A nonfiction companion to Magic Tree House #33: Narwhal on a Sunny Night (Magic Tree House (R) Fact Tracker #42) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781984893208
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #33: Narwhal on a Sunny Night, they had lots of questions. What is a narwhal? Why is it nicknamed the unicorn of the sea? What other whales live in the arctic? How do they survive the cold?


Obsessive About Octopuses (About Animals #6) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781912497782
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Published: Flying Eye Books - April 7th, 2020

Dive into this fascinating illustrated guide all about the aliens of the deep. From the truly terrifying giant Pacific octopus to the inventive common octopus, find out where they live, what they eat and how we can protect them.


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