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Shark Week

For Shark Week, we have decided to put together a list of books and movies about sharks. These materials are available at the Yonkers Public Library. 

Happy Shark Week!

Book List



Carthago by Christoph Bec, Eric Henninot and Milan Jovanovic  

Shark Trouble: True Stories About Sharks and the Sea by Peter Benchley  

Close to Shore: A True Story of Terror in an Age of Innocence by Mike Capuzzo

The Devil’s Teeth: A True Story of Survival and Obsession among America’s Great White Sharks by Susan Casey

Sharkopedia: The Complete Guide to Everything Shark by the Discovery Channel

Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks by Juliet Eilperin 

Twelve Days of Terror: A Definitive Investigation of the 1916 New Jersey Shark Attacks by Richard Fernicola 

Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on the Board by Bethany Hamilton 

Neighborhood Sharks by Katherine Roy

Shark Drunk: The Art of Catching a Large Shark From a Tiny Rubber Dinghy in a Big Ocean through Four Seasons by Morten Andreas Stroknes and Tiina Nunally 

Shark Quest: Protecting the Ocean’s Top Predators by Karen Romano Young

Movie List

6-Headed Shark Attack

47 Meters Down


Binge Box: Don’t Go in the Water

Jaws: 3-movie collection

The Meg

Open Water


Soul Surfer