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I Wonder If I'll See a Whale
By Frances Ward Weller and Ted Lewin (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Paper Star
Publication date July 1, 1998
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780698116771
ISBN-10 0698116771
Dimensions 0.25 by 8 by 10.75 in.
Weight 0.30 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $5.99
Other format details juvenile
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
As a young girl leans over a railing and stares out into the water ahead, she dreams of seeing a whale, in a charming tale complemented by beautiful, full-color illustrations. Reissue. SLJ. PW.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Readers will delight in a book that captures the excitement of a face-to-face meeting with a humpback whale. Stunning paintings and expressive prose introduce the awesome mystery of whale watching in this near-perfect collaboration between author and illustrator. A compelling, satisfying adventure story respectful of the power of nature and the kinship between humans and animals. -- School Library Journal, starred review This is a book to savor. -- Publishers Weekly Frances Ward Weller lives in South Orleans, Massachusetts. Ted Lewin lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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Paperback
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Reprint edition from Paper Star (July 1, 1998); titled "I Wonder If I'll See a Whale"
9780698116771 | details & prices | 8.00 × 10.75 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.30 lbs | List price $5.99
About: Aboard a whale-watching boat, a youngster observes the activities of a humpback whale, and learns about the characteristics of whales found off the New England coast
With Gerry Smyth | from Sandcastle (April 1, 1995)
9780399228360 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.35 lbs | List price $5.95
This edition also contains The Judas Kiss: Treason and Betrayal in Six Modern Irish Novels
About: Aboard a whale-watching boat, a youngster observes the activities of a humpback whale, and learns about the characteristics of whales found off the New England coast
School and Library
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from Philomel Books (March 1, 1991); titled "I Wonder If I'll See a Whale"
9780399214745 | details & prices | 32 pages | 8.75 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.90 lbs | List price $14.95
About: Aboard a whale-watching boat, a youngster observes the activities of a humpback whale, and learns about the characteristics of whales found off the New England coast
Reinforced
from Demco Media (April 1, 1995); titled "I Wonder If I'll See a Whale"
9780606076920 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.80 lbs | List price $13.53
About: Aboard a whale-watching boat, a youngster observes the activities of a humpback whale, and learns about the characteristics of whales found off the New England coast

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