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Hardcover, 64 pages
Published 1970 by World's Work
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Laura Verret
Nov 25, 2013 Laura Verret rated it really liked it
When I found this book for ten cents at a garage sale, I picked it up thinking it looked cute. What I didn’t realize was that it was a picture book that I had read in my childhood. What a reunion!

Edgar Dolphin is a clever little dolphin. His mother has already taught him how to jump and swim – and how to chase ships. One day, while practicing his jumps, he sees an interesting ship in the distance. He decides to go investigate. What he didn’t expect was to be caught in the net and hauled up, over
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Mar 22, 2007 Jekka Jones rated it it was amazing
Shelves: picture-books
My favorite story when I was little about a mischevious dolphin who gets captured by sailors, and they keep him in a tank on their ship. Don't worry, he gets away, but how is the best part of the book!
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The traditional story (with a twist) of how curiosity can get you in trouble.
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Born in Newton, Massachusetts to a literary family, he was the son of Gertrude Darling and Robert Benchley (1889-1945), the noted American writer, humorist, critic, actor, and one of the founders of the Algonquin Round Table in New York City.

Nathaniel Benchley was the highly-respected author of many children's/juvenile books that provided learning for the youthful readers with stories of various a
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