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Discover the mysterious, magnificent blue whale.

How big is the blue whale? Bigger than an elephant. Bigger than a dinosaur. The blue whale is the biggest creature that has ever lived on Earth—and one of the most extraordinary. Illustrated by Nick Maland in colors as deep as the sea, Nicola Davies's words will inspire an abiding fascination for this magnificent marine mamma
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Paperback, 32 pages
Published August 1st 2000 by Candlewick Press (first published June 2nd 1997)
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Kaylee Warzecha
This book amazed me and I learned a lot about the blue whale. I didn't know that they are so uncommon. This book talks about the life cycle of the blue whale. How they eat, travel, give birth and live during different seasons. The illustrations were beautiful. (Nonfiction)
Teri
Really well done!! 4.5 stars for children's nonfiction. My husband and I learned a lot and really enjoyed it.

Pam
Many interesting facts about the blue whale. All children are sure to learn some new information!
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An engaging introduction to the life and habits of the blue whale.
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"I was very small when I saw my first dolphin," says zoologist Nicola Davies, recalling a seminal visit with her father to a dolphin show at the zoo. Enchanted at the sight of what she called the "big fish" jumping so high and swimming so fast, she determined right then that she would meet the amazing creatures again "in the wild, where they belonged." And indeed she did--as part of a pair of scie ...more
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