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Song for a whale / Lynne Kelly ; illustrations and cover art by Leo Nickolls.

Kelly, Lynne, 1969- (author.). Nickolls, Leo, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch JUV FIC KEL (Text) 36804000285588 FICTION-J Available -
Dunkirk PL - Dunkirk JE KEL (Text) 76381 000090599 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Montpelier Harrison Twp PL - Montpelier J Fic KEL (Text) 76052000070689 MHTPLM Juvenile Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J FIC KEL (Text) 37323005559276 NEW-BKS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524770266
  • ISBN: 1524770264
  • ISBN: 9781646972272
  • ISBN: 1646972279
  • ISBN: 9781725469341
  • ISBN: 1725469340
  • Physical Description: 298 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First Yearling edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Yearling, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Delacorte Press in 2019.
Summary, etc.:
Twelve-year-old Iris and her grandmother, both deaf, fly from Texas to California and then take a cruise ship to Alaska-- armed with Iris's plan to help Blue-55, a whale unable to communicate with other whales.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Awards Note:
Schneider Family Book Award, Winner for Middle Grades, 2020.
Subject: Deaf > Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities > Juvenile fiction.
Whales > Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers > Juvenile fiction.
Deaf > Fiction.
People with disabilities > Fiction.
Whales > Fiction.
Grandmothers > Fiction.
Genre: Road fiction.

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