Otter on his Own

by Doe Boyle
Illustrated by Robert Lawson


Join Sea Otter as his mother teaches him to dive, hunt, and survive on his own in the ocean. Explore pictures, learn new vocabulary, and personalize the story with your own narration. When the pup follows his mother into the open sea, more than just excitement awaits them- a great white shark lurks nearby! Will they escape the attack?

Explore the Story:

  • ENCOURAGE literacy skills with highlighted narration
  • FOLLOW along with three fun ways to read!
  • LEARN new vocabulary with tappable words and pictures
  • RECORD your own narration & share it with others*
  • SELECT a scene with easy-to-use navigation*
  • KEEP kids in the story with parental controls*

*features available on iOS devices only

This title has been carefully reviewed by experts at the Smithsonian Institution.

Designed for children ages 3-8

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