The Blue Whale
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In this beautifully illustrated non-fiction picture book, The Blue Whale draws children into the life and world of this enormous being by situating facts within a familiar context that is fun and engaging. Through accessible comparisons to young readers’ world, the facts are very real! Like the actual size of a whale eye right on the page! And the whale's body size is given in relation to trucks, cars, milk bottles, and hippos! With an accurate and engaging text, fully vetted by a blue whale expert, and lovely watercolor illustrations, The Blue Whale is a book that invites children in and holds their attention. Its tempo is like a pleasing melody, which means that the information never becomes too weighty or exhausting.

See also Drawing in the Sea and Smart About Sharks.

  • Ages: 4 - 8 yrs
  • Materials: Hardcover
  • Author/Illustrator: Jenni Desmond
  • Dimensions: 48 pages; 10in x 11.8in
  • Origin: Printed in China
  • ISBN: 978-1-5927-0165-0
$ 18.00