Wild Reads: Whales by Peter Haswell

Wild Reads: Whales

byPeter Haswell

Paperback | March 5, 2009

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With a wide variety of whale species covered, you can learn about all kinds of whales, from the minke to the bottlenosed or beluga whales to name but a few. Packed with interesting information, did you know that the bluie whale's tongue weighs as much as a baby elephant? Or that a human handis very similar to a whales fin? Read about one sperm whales mighty battle with a giant squid or the humpback whales and their plight against humans that want to hunt them. For real whale enthusiasts this book also suggests websites and places to visit to find out even more!Other titles in this series: Big Cats, Sharks, Elephants, Bees, Dinosaurs, Wolves, Snakes, Rats, Frogs and Toads, Spiders, Crocodiles, Dogs and Horses.

About The Author

Peter Haswell was born in Newcastle upon Tyne and now lives in South-East London with his wife. He has three grown up daughters and two young grandchildren. He has had many children's books published, including "Pog" for Walker Books, "The Megamogs" for Bodley Head and "Planet of the Shapes" for Ginn.
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Title:Wild Reads: WhalesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.01 inPublished:March 5, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199119341

ISBN - 13:9780199119349

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