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The whale's child

Author: Gillian Rubinstein
Publisher: Sydney : Hodder, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English
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Ken is struggling with his swimming training, but the arrival of his Aunt Maya from Japan changes everything when she tells him the story of the whale's child and its significance to his heritage. What is the connection between Ken, his Aunt Maya and the whales? Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, Australian
Animal Stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gillian Rubinstein
ISBN: 0733614450 9780733614453
OCLC Number: 156117617
Awards: Shortlisted for Wilderness Society Environment Awards: Youth Fiction 2003.
Description: 152 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Gillian Rubinstein.

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Ken is struggling with his swimming training, but the arrival of his Aunt Maya from Japan changes everything when she tells him the story of the whale's child and its significance to his heritage. What is the connection between Ken, his Aunt Maya and the whales? Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

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