A whale in Paris : how it happened that Chantal Duprey befriended a whale during the Second World War and helped liberate France (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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A whale in Paris : how it happened that Chantal Duprey befriended a whale during the Second World War and helped liberate France

Author: Daniel Presley; Claire Polders; Erin McGuire
Publisher: New York, New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First Atheneum Books for Young Readers paperback editionView all editions and formats
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During the German occupation of Paris, Chantal, twelve, spies a whale while fishing with her father in the Seine and is determined to return it to the ocean before the Nazis or starving Parisians can destroy it.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Presley, Daniel, author.
Whale in Paris
New York : Atheneum, [2018]
(DLC) 2017047210
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Presley; Claire Polders; Erin McGuire
ISBN: 9781534419162 1534419160 9781534419155 1534419152
OCLC Number: 1203033489
Notes: Formerly CIP.
Target Audience: Ages 10 up.
Description: 246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Daniel Presley & Claire Polders ; illustrated by Erin McGuire.

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During the German occupation of Paris, Chantal, twelve, spies a whale while fishing with her father in the Seine and is determined to return it to the ocean before the Nazis or starving Parisians can destroy it.

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"This fanciful, impossible animal fable often feels just as urgent as the real events. . . . Readers may find this . . . story utterly convincing and even sometimes heartbreaking." -- Kirkus Reviews Read more...

 
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