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Dolphin Tale: A Tale of True Friendship

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Based on the heartwarming 3-D movie premiering September 16, 2011!


When a dolphin named Winter loses her tail in a crab trap, it’s up to a young boy named Sawyer and the staff at Clearwater Marine Aquarium to help her survive against the odds. Sawyer is quiet at first, but his special connection with Winter soon brings him out of his shell. One day, after visiting his cousi
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Paperback, 32 pages
Published August 1st 2011 by Scholastic Inc.
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Megan Wilson
I LOVE LOVE LOVE this book. Many of my reason are personal! I love dolphins and have ever since my animal report in 3rd grade. Then, in October my parents bought a 2nd home in Florida. Well, Winter the dolphin from Dolphin Tale lives at the Clearwater marine which is minutes from the condo! So in December I was able to spend all day, well many days watching Winter!!!! This increased my love even more, I have been back to see her many times in since then. I shared her story with my class and a b ...more
Laura
I visited the aquarium and touched Hope 2 times!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Charlie
Overall, this was pretty good. It was a little different from the movie, but this book is great for young readers who had watched the movie and enjoyed it. It was really fantastic of that story of the dolphin and Sawyer and now I might read Dolphin Tale 2.
Marissa
A great book based on the true story of Winter, the dolphin. It's inspiring and uplifting. This is based on the hit movie. l love the book and movie!
Ariana
Mar 30, 2014 Ariana added it
i think the book was not good i would never buy it for myself it was not good at all do not read it or buy it it is to much money to not be good.
Taylor Darst
I absolutely love this book. I love the story in general but when it was made into a movie I think this book meant a lot more to people.
Rola
I think that this book is awesome! but I think that the movie is better!
Horselover390
i guess it was fine not the best.
Nikki
Oct 17, 2011 Nikki rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: DOLPHIN LOVERS
I BOUGHT THIS FOR KAYLEE SHE LOVED IT SHE MAKES ME READ IT TO HER EVERY NIGHT SHE EVEN LOVES THE WEBSITE
Morbus Iff
The second movie we went to see as a family; you were so excited to get "the book!"
Beth
Aug 16, 2013 Beth added it
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Friends don't give up on friends just as Sawyer did not give up on Winter.
Adam Hinckley
My daughter would probably give it a 5. She loved it.
Leah
This book was very sad at points and very happy at others.
Christie
amazing and heartwarming true story
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