Dive into the underwater world of the sand shark! This book's large, up-close photographs will impress readers as they learn about the sand shark's size, appearance, and special features, such as its pointy teeth and oblong tail. A labeled diagram gives readers a full-body view of this scary-looking fish. The sand shark's diet, life cycle, and habitat are also introduced, and a colorful map shows where sand sharks live. Readers will also learn about the sand shark's special senses such as its lateral line, and how this tricky hunter uses them to outlast humans and other threats. A facts page, bolded glossary terms, and an index supplement the easy-to-read chapter text. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.