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The snail and the whale

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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?

From the creators of Room on the Broom and The Gruffalo comes this touching tale of adventure and friendship. With vibrant illustrations and rhymes that are both playful and lyrical, here is a story that shows us that even the smallest creatures can help others in a big way.

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Grouped Work ID 6da20ab0-06b3-baaf-58ec-3ba2327f9a03
Grouping Title snail and the whale
Grouping Author donaldson julia
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-16 23:17:11PM
Last Indexed 2019-01-18 01:44:42AM

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subject_facet Picture books for children, Snails -- Fiction, Snails -- Juvenile fiction, Stories in rhyme, Whales -- Juvenile fiction, Whales. -- Fiction
title_display The snail and the whale
title_full The snail and the whale / by Julia Donaldson ; illustrated by Axel Scheffler, The snail and the whale / by Julia Donaldson ; pictures by Axel Scheffler
title_short The snail and the whale
topic_facet Snails, Stories in rhyme, Whales