The children were totally fascinated with each turn of a page The illustrations are wonderful Only minor complaint is that there is very little text. Along Summer Beaches, Shells Beckon With Their Timeless Beauty And Wonder They Provide Protection For Many Ocean Animals, Populate Colorful Coral Reefs, And Sometimes Surprise With A Pearl Inside Fabulous Interactive Features And Fun Facts Abound In This Unique Summertime Pop Up Book This is a gift for a child who loves the ocean. I just LOVE this pop up book All the paper engineering works really well Great illustrations. If you are into pop up books, this one is for you Your kids will love it.