The Snail and the Whale

by Julia Donaldson illustrated by Axel Scheffler


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A tiny snail and a giant whale team up to travel the world in this tale of a perfect partnership.

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Family Read-Alouds, Rhyming Text and Beautiful Artwork, Endearing Message About the Power of Friendship
Topics and Themes:
Whales, Snails, Travel, Beached Sea Animals, Unlikely Friends, Helping Out

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When a tiny snail meets a humpback whale, the two travel together to far-off lands. It’s a dream come true for the snail, who has never left home before. But when the whale swims too close to shore, will the snail be able to save her new friend?
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Product Details

    • Grades: PreK - 2
    • Ages: 4 - 7
  • Product Type: Book
  • Page Count: 32 pages
  • Dimensions: 9 3/4" x 8 3/4"
  • Language: English
  • ISBN 13: 978-1-338-56689-5