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Fluke : or, I know why the winged whale sings

Author: Christopher Moore
Publisher: New York : Harper, 2004, ©2003.
Series: Today's book club.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Perennial edView all editions and formats
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A whale researcher's unusual observation of a humpback whale with "Bite Me" scrawled on its tail starts an adventure involving an age-old conspiracy, a megalomaniac undersea ruler, and a bizarre long-distance love affair.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Humorous fiction
Humorous stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Moore
ISBN: 006056668X 9780060566685 0380978415 9780380978410
OCLC Number: 436820197
Notes: This edition published in New York by Harper in 2004.
"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 2003 by William Morrow"--Title page verso.
Description: 321 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The song --
Jonah's people --
The source.
Series Title: Today's book club.
Other Titles: I know why the winged whale sings
Responsibility: Christopher Moore.

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A whale researcher's unusual observation of a humpback whale with "Bite Me" scrawled on its tail starts an adventure involving an age-old conspiracy, a megalomaniac undersea ruler, and a bizarre long-distance love affair.

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