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The great white man-eating shark : a cautionary tale

Author: Margaret Mahy; Jonathan Allen
Publisher: London : Puffin Books, 1995.
Series: Puffin picture story book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Greedy to have the cove where he swims all to himself, Norvin, who looks a bit like a shark, pretends to be one, scaring off the other swimmers and enjoying the resulting happy aquatic solitude, until he is discovered by an amorous female shark.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand
Picture books for children
Children's picture books
Juvenile works
Picture books
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Mahy; Jonathan Allen
ISBN: 0140554246 9780140554243
OCLC Number: 59877420
Notes: Picture story book for children by a New Zealand author.
"First published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd 1989"--Colophon.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Puffin picture story book.
Responsibility: Margaret Mahy ; drawings by Jonathan Allen.

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Norvin is a very good actor, but rather plain. In fact, he looks very like a shark, and more than anything, he loves to shoot through the water like a silver arrow. But his cunning plan to clear the  Read more...

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