The Snail and the Whale

by Julia Donaldson
Illustrator Alex Scheffler, Axel Scheffler

Pan Macmillan Uk | November 24, 2009 | Trade Paperback

The Snail and the Whale is rated 5 out of 5 by 3.

The thrilling tale of a tiny snail and a great big grey-blue humpback whale . . .

One tiny snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of a whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the little snail feels so small in the vastness of the world. But when disaster strikes and the whale is beached in a bay, it's the tiny snail who saves the day.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 32 pages, 6.63 × 7.38 × 0.73 in

Published: November 24, 2009

Publisher: Pan Macmillan Uk

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0330517341

ISBN - 13: 9780330517348

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from My son(2.5 years) love this book! Really nice story, and great illustrations. Good quality of the paper, but not for tiny fingers)
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great book. Great story and illustrations. 
Date published: 2014-01-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it1 This has become my sons new favorite book! We loved it so much we also bought it as a gift for my nephew.
Date published: 2011-09-05

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The Snail and the Whale

The Snail and the Whale

by Julia Donaldson
Illustrator Alex Scheffler, Axel Scheffler

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 32 pages, 6.63 × 7.38 × 0.73 in

Published: November 24, 2009

Publisher: Pan Macmillan Uk

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0330517341

ISBN - 13: 9780330517348

From the Publisher

The thrilling tale of a tiny snail and a great big grey-blue humpback whale . . .

One tiny snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of a whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the little snail feels so small in the vastness of the world. But when disaster strikes and the whale is beached in a bay, it's the tiny snail who saves the day.

About the Author

JULIA DONALDSON, recently appointed as the Children's Laureate, is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's most-loved children's books, most notably the modern classicThe Gruffalo, which has sold over 5 million copies worldwide. She has also written the young fiction series Princess Mirror-Belle, illustrated by Lydia Monks.

Julia also writes fiction as well as poems, plays and songs - and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She lives in Glasgow with her husband, Malcolm, and their family.

AXEL SCHEFFLER is a star illustrator in the world of children's books, and has created many bestsellers including the award-winningThe Gruffaloand its irresistible sequelThe Gruffalo's Child. Born in Hamburg, Axel now lives in London where he works in a studio overlooking a quiet garden populated by birds and foxes.

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12