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If you want to see a whale

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Publisher:
Roaring Brook Press,
Pub. Date:
2013.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description

If you want to see a whale, you will need to know what not to look at.

Pink roses, pelicans, possible pirates . . .

If you want to see a whale, you have to keep your eyes on the sea, and wait . . .

and wait . . . and wait . . .

In this quiet and beautiful picture book by Julie Fogliano and Erin E. Stead, the team that created the Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor book And Then It's Spring , a boy learns exactly what it takes to catch a glimpse of an elusive whale. This title has Common Core connections.

A Neal Porter Book

A Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book of 2013 A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013

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ISBN:
9781596437319
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.4, 0.5 Points
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Grouping Title if you want to see a whale
Grouping Author fogliano julie
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-16 23:17:11PM
Last Indexed 2019-01-18 02:02:53AM

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author Fogliano, Julie.
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display_description Advises the reader about what to do, and not do, in order to successfully spot a whale, such as wrapping up in a not-too-cozy blanket, ignoring the roses, and especially, being patient.
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subject_facet Patience -- Juvenile fiction, Whale watching -- Juvenile fiction
title_display If you want to see a whale
title_full If you want to see a whale / words by Julie Fogliano ; pictures by Erin E. Stead
title_short If you want to see a whale
topic_facet Patience, Whale watching