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8 edition of Whales (Our Wild World) found in the catalog.

Whales (Our Wild World)

by Patricia Corrigan

  • 260 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Northword Press .
Written in English

  • Sea life & the seashore,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Juvenile Zoological Sciences,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Mammals,
  • Animals - Marine Life,
  • Whales

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn F. McGee (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8612315M
    ISBN 101559717807
    ISBN 109781559717809

    Here is where you book the trip to swim with humpback whales in Vava’u Tonga. Trips run july through october and vary in price according to how many days you will be out on the water. Each product has more information about each trip. There are trips 5 days up to 7 days long. Each trip will include. Dec 02,  · This book was based on the real story of the sinking of the whaling vessel, the Essex. In it set off to hunt sperm whales in the Pacific Ocean but at some point on its journey, it came under attack from one of the creatures it hunted. Most of the crew got off onto the whaling boats and attempted to get to dry land somewhere in South America.

    Aug 13,  · Swim with Humpback Whales in Tahiti. During the right time of year you can book tours to swim with humpbacks whales and dolphins, as well as other species who may wander by including pilot whales, rough toothed dolphins, spinner dolphins, and many species of shark and rays. Apr 14,  · Fiction story about " How can people help animals in danger? " by Steve Schuch illustrated by Wendell Minor.

    Most whales can grow to be extremely large. In fact, the Blue Whale is considered to be the largest animal in the world. Whales are closely related to dolphins and porpoises. There are two types of whales that are identified by scientists, baleen whales and toothed whales, having each of . These whales sink ships by jumping onto them, or pressing their weight on them until they capsize. Horse-whales are also portents of bad weather, and can create huge waves by whipping their tails. A number of euphemistic names are used to refer to horse-whales, to avoid attracting their attention.

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Mar 11,  · First off this is a beautifully illustrated book. You can tell that the author loves whales. When my son came home with a 'Whale' project from school I /5(78).

Sep 11,  · Ellis' book on sharks is probably better known than this book on whales, but both are great. The cornerstone of the book are his numerous paintings of a variety of whales. Ellis also puts forth a good effort in describing what is know about this group of marine mammals.

He addresses aspects of the biology, Whales book, and behavior of by: I just want to say that when I added books to this list, I added them in the order they came into my Whales book.

I see Goodreads states it as though we're all arranging them in order of our perception of their quality. Whales have been depicted in various cultures worldwide, notably by the Inuit and the coastal peoples of Vietnam and Ghana, who sometimes hold whale funerals.

Whales occasionally feature in literature and film, as in the great white whale of Herman Melville's Moby Mammalia. First time ever seeing whales and it was an incredible experience. The Monterey Whale watch crew was professional, polite and knowledgable, willing to answer any question and quick to provide insight to what we were witnessing.

They took us to a spot where we watched 14 Humpback Whales and dozens of Sea Lions fees for about an hour and half staright, truly incredible/5(K). Books About Whales, Dolphins and Various Marine Animals.

Welcome to our book store where we’ve gathered a collection of excellent fiction, non fiction and scientific books that explore the lives of mysterious marine animals, offer tales and stories of amazing merit, and educate and delight us who are inspired by ocean life.

The Whales' Song is a beautifully illustrated book which sees Lilly sitting on her grandmother's lap, learning of how the oceans were once filled with whales who would dance and sometimes sing in exchange for gifts/5.

In 20 breathtaking photos and a simple text presented photo-essay style, award-winning author Seymour Simon explains how whales, which have been hunted almost out of existence, survive in the oceans of the world. Full-color photos/5(4). WDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation is the leading global charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of all whales and dolphins.

WDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation is the leading global charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of all whales and dolphins. A non-fiction book all about whales. A creative commons book from Mustard Seed Books.

Word CountGuided Reading Level G. By Elizabeth Kim. Sample Text from Whales: Whales are the biggest animals on the planet, even bigger than elephants!. Save The Whales, Seaside, CA. K likes. Our purpose is to educate children and adults about marine mammals, their environment and their preservation/5(16).

Oct 14,  · Whales, by Seymour Simon Fact based and wonderfully researched, this non-fiction picture book is full of information. Discerning between a cows and calves, discussing feeding habits, and listing the ninety species of whales around the world, this book is a perfect addition to a science-loving child’s home library.

War of the Whales by Joshua Horwitz True Story (Hard Cover) Winner of the PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award: “Horwitz’s dogged reporting combined with crisp, cinematic writing, produces a powerful narrative. He has written a book that is instructive and passionate and deserving a wide audience” (PEN Award Citation).

Whales will beach themselves rather than suffer a sverðhvalur’s attack. Sverðhvalurs are also wasteful eaters, choosing to eat only the tongue of cetacean prey and leaving the rest to rot.

Boats are treated in the same way as whales are, with the dorsal fin punching holes through hulls or slicing cleanly through smaller boats and sailors alike. When the Whales Came is a British film directed by Clive Rees and starring Helen Mirren, Paul Scofield, David Suchet, Barbara Jefford, David Threlfall, John Hallam, Barbara Ewing, and Jeremy Kemp.

It is based on the children's book Why the Whales Came written by Michael film is, like the book, set on Bryher, one of the Isles of ScillyMusic by: Christopher Gunning. San Juan Cruises offers whale watching tours, crab dinner cruises, beer and wine cruises, and private charters in the Puget Sound area.

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Informational (nonfiction), 1, words, Level O (Grade 2), Lexile L. Whales is about the many different kinds of whales and the locations in which they are found during various times of the year. Whale Coloring Book More Kinder Crafts This is a whale and dolphin coloring book you can make.

Just pick the whales you'd like to put in. Book reviews. Spying on Whales Nick Pyenson Review by Priscilla Kipp. July When a paleontologist writing about whales begins by quoting naturalist Henry Beston—“They are not brethren, they are not underlings: they are other nations, caught with ourselves in the net of life and time”—you know you are in for a wondrous read.This Whales Mini Book is perfect for your students to learn about Whales!

This book can be used for a very basic animal study in lower elementary grades! This is perfect for Pre-k, Kindergarten, and 1st Grade.

Each page has a basic fact about Whales and a scene or illustration to get students to con /4(4).Free download or read online Why the Whales Came pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Michael Morpurgo. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this childrens, fiction story are. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5.