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The whale / Ethan Murrow and Vita Murrow.

Murrow, Ethan, author, illustrator. (Author). Murrow, Vita, author, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 10 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 11 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria jPB MUR (Text) 37521530737776 AMPL Juvenile Picture Book (K-4) Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville C MU (Text) 34706001517145 Childrens Available -
Garrett Public Library JPIC WATER & WATER ANIMALS (Text) 30010170778354 Juvenile Picture Books Available -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood JPIC MUR (Text) 36626103728911 JUV Picture Books Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown JUV PICTURE BK MURR (Text) 39213000780209 JUV Picture Books Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland E MURRO (Text) 76383000440977 Early Books Available -
Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon JUV PIC MUR (Text) 30653005574918 Juvenile Picture Books Checked out 12/14/2016
Montpelier Harrison Township Public Library - Montpelier E Fic MUR (Text) 76052000062442 MHTPLM Elementary Fiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville EASY MUR (Text) 37323005260248 EASY-PICT Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton J Fic Murrow Pic (Text) 30890000611374 Picture books, Youth Room, Lower level Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780763679651
  • ISBN: 0763679658
  • Physical Description: 30 unnumbered pages : pencil illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Templar Books, an imprint of Candlewick Press, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: There is a legend that a Great Spotted Whale lives in the ocean, although a sighting fifty years ago was never corroborated. Now two young whale watchers each set out to find the whale, one armed with sound-recording equipment, the other with a camera. When their boats collide, they pool their resources to capture incontrovertible proof that the mythical whale exists. The eventual sighting is a magical moment, especially when the children discover that it was their own grandparents who first glimpsed the whale fifty years ago. The Murrows' spectacular wordless adventure is brought to life with stunning graphite drawings that convey the drama and haunting beauty of the ocean and capture the majesty of the awe-inspiring whale.
Subject: Whales > Juvenile fiction.
Whale watching > Juvenile fiction.
Stories without words.

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