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Young, Ed

Summary: A bedtime story of a whale hunt inspired by the classic tale of the hunt for Moby Dick, here with a new twist. Deep in the dark ocean, Mighty Moby lurks. Up above the ocean waves, a one-legged captain pursues the whale he clashed with long ago.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DAC

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YOU

Milbourne, Anna

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A wonderful collection of six of Kipling's well-loved stories, telling how animals came to be the way they are.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2018

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Pignataro, Anna

Summary: Whale's beautiful song calms a wriggly octopus, cheers a sad urchin, and much more but cannot cure his loneliness without the help of his friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PIG

Alexander, Kwame

Summary: "Surf's up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at the beach. But as Bro continues to gasp and cheer as he reads his book (Moby Dick), Dude can't help but get curious. Before you can shout 'Surf's up!' both frogs are sharing the same adventure, that is, until they get to the beach"--Excerpt from Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North-South Books 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE ALE

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ALE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE ALE

Willems, Mo.

Summary: Piggie is upset because a whale took the ball she found, but Gerald finds a solution that pleases all of them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN WIL

Hsu Lin, Amy.

Summary: "Splat's family is going to the beach--and Splat can't wait to find a shell with the sound of the sea inside! But when all he finds are broken shells, can a friend in the ocean help save the day?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN HSU

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE SCO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HSU

McCloskey, Robert

Summary: Burt goes fishing, takes refuge from a storm in a whale's stomach, and decorates a whole school of whales' tails with striped band-aids.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Press 1963

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCC

Summary: Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 will love Step into Reading leveled reader that features Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol in two frosty adventures. In the first tale, the pups help a baby whale who's trapped in the ice. In the second one, Everest saves the day! This step 2 reader inlcudes more than 30 shiny stickers. Step 2 Readers use basic vocabulary and short sentences to tell simple stories. For...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Children's Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2017

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Hsu Lin, Amy.

Summary: Splat the Cat can't wait for his trip to the beach. His grandpa asks him to bring back a shell so that he can hear the sea. Splat is determined to find a great shell, and nothing will distract him! But when all he can find are broken shells, can a friend in the ocean help save the day? Laugh along with Splat the Cat in this hilarious I Can Read adventure, perfect for beginning readers!

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

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Jordan, Christina.

Summary: A young boy imagines how different his life would be if he were a humpback whale.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Magic Wagon 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC JOR

Dadey, Debbie.

Summary: When her class at Trident Academy visits a pod of whales, Kiki Coral must overcome her fears with the help of her friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC DAD MT3

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Dadey 2015

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE DAD

McKee, David

Summary: When Elmer the patchwork elephant and his cousin Wilbur decide to go whale-watching, as their grandfather Eldo did at their age, their journey becomes far more of an adventure than they anticipated.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCK

Page, Josephine

Summary: When Emily Elizabeth and her classmates go on a field trip, she calls on her dog Clifford to try to save some trapped whales.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

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Stilton, Geronimo.

Summary: "I invited my friend Petunia Pretty Paws to visit the Bay of Whales with me. But our trip got off on the wrong paw, and my relaxing vacation turned into a real nightmare. That is, until Petunia and I came across a great white whale that needed our help" (publisher).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

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2 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED STI

Marino, Gianna

Summary: "Little Blue, a young humpback whale, has never made the long migration up the coast, and he is worried about his first long journey with Papa"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC MAR

Duane, Diane.

Summary: During a summer vacation at the beach, thirteen-year-old wizard Nita and her friend Kit assist the whale-wizard S'reee in combating an evil power.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Magic Carpet Books/Harcourt 2003

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Ihimaera, Witi Tame

Summary: As her beloved grandfather, chief of the Maori tribe of Whangara, New Zealand, struggles to lead in difficult times and to find a male successor, young Kahu is developing a mysterious relationship with whales, particularly the ancient bull whale whose legendary rider was their ancestor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann 2003

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC IHI

Higginson, Sheila Sweeny

Summary: "While Dad, Doc, and Donny are cleaning the attic, Donny finds Dad's favorite old toys, Saltwater Serge and Wellington Whale. The toys are always in motion to save the ocean, but it looks like they've been stranded in the attic a little too long. It's up to Doc to get the old toys working as good as new again"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2015

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Marino, Gianna

Summary: "Little Blue, a young humpback whale, has never made the long migration up the coast, and he is worried about his first long journey with Papa"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Marino 2014

Olmstead, Kathleen.

Summary: An abridged retelling of the adventures of a young seaman when he joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MEL

James, Simon

Summary: A young girl and her teacher correspond about the whale she has discovered in her pond.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 1996

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAM

Pfister, Marcus.

Summary: When a big blue whale comes to live near their reef, there is a misunderstanding between him and Rainbow Fish and his friends that leaves everyone very unhappy and hungry. Rainbow Fish crosses paths with the big blue whale. The gentle creature loves watching the sparkling fish at play, but because of his size, the little fish are suspicious and assume he is up to no good. The misunderstanding...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NorthSouth 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PFI

Crozat, François.

Summary: A baby whale tells the story of its birth, its underwater explorations, and its first long-distance swim with mother and the other whales. On board pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's Educational Series 1994

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Mackintosh, David

Summary: Every year, I stay in the same cabin at the beach with my family, and every year Chicken Smith's here too, with his Dad and his dog, Jelly. But this year, something's different." As we hang on the words of the narrator, we learn of the legendary Chicken Smith and the beachside town that has been the backdrop to their school-holiday adventures for years. But will Chicken Smith turn up this year?...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2019

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