Vinny the Vaquita by Jen GablerVinny the Vaquita by Jen Gabler

Vinny the Vaquita

byJen Gabler

Paperback | May 4, 2016

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Join Vinny, a small, shy porpoise, as he leaves the comfort of the Northern Gulf of California in search of fellow Vaquitas. Along the way, Vinny will meet and befriend a Right Whale, who will call on other marine mammals to join the hunt for the last members of Vinny's endangered species. Enjoy the flowing prose and beautiful full-page illustrations as Vinny finds new allies and new confidence. Packed with gentle education about the sea creatures we meet and the environment in which they live, this book is a hit with nature lovers of all ages. Will you take up the challenge to help Vaquitas live?

Jen Gabler brings together an educational background in the sciences and a natural flair for the arts to create beautiful and moving books, both for children and for adults. Jen's illustrations are characterised by detailed pencil sketches in vibrant palettes, her children's stories by flowing rhymes that tell important and uplifting t...
Title:Vinny the VaquitaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.13 inPublished:May 4, 2016Publisher:Jacera PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1943992010

ISBN - 13:9781943992010


Table of Contents

Vinny the VaquitaGlossary, charities and other informationCetacean family treeCetacean sizesPlan your own 'Whale of a Day' party

Editorial Reviews

"Jen and Sander Gabler have weaved an exciting story about a young vaquita porpoise's quest for others of his own kind. The story will entertain and educate, as readers learn about the problems that whales and porpoises face in this uncertain world. I highly recommend it!" - Tom Jefferson, VIVA Vaquita ***** "Young children will enjoy learning about Vinny the Vaquita, which is an important story about a very pressing issue, in hopes of inspiring them to be proactive in vaquita conservation. This book is a great example of how to create a conversation with your child about protecting marine life." - Sean Bogle, Wild Lens, Director of 'Souls of the Vermilion Sea' ***** "This truly is a wonderful piece of art. Both the poetry and the illustrations are beautiful, accurate, and informative. A must-have for wildlife enthusiasts!" -- Aidan Bodeo-Lomicky, author of 'The Vaquita: The biology of an endangered species' and