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The forever whale, Sarah Lean ; illustrated by Gary Blythe

Label
The forever whale
Title
The forever whale
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Lean ; illustrated by Gary Blythe
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hannah adores her Grandad. The trouble is, Grandad has Alzheimer's and he's always forgetting things. He keeps trying to tell Hannah a story about a whale, and it seems really important, but it's all jumbled up. Then Grandad has a stroke and he can't remember anything, not even Hannah. It's like he's lost inside himself. Determined to get Grandad back, Hannah sets out to make a film that will remind him of his life - and in so doing, starts to piece together an extraordinary story about a whale that connects Grandad's childhood to her own
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
juvenile
The forever whale, Sarah Lean ; illustrated by Gary Blythe
Label
The forever whale, Sarah Lean ; illustrated by Gary Blythe
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hannah adores her Grandad. The trouble is, Grandad has Alzheimer's and he's always forgetting things. He keeps trying to tell Hannah a story about a whale, and it seems really important, but it's all jumbled up. Then Grandad has a stroke and he can't remember anything, not even Hannah. It's like he's lost inside himself
  • A powerful, extraordinary story from the bestselling author of 'A Dog Called Homeless'. Hannah adores her Grandad. The trouble is, Grandad has Alzheimer's and he's always forgetting things. He keeps trying to tell Hannah a story about a whale, and it seems really important, but it's all jumbled up. Then Grandad has a stroke and he can't remember anything, not even Hannah. It's like he's lost inside himself. Determined to get Grandad back, Hannah sets out to make a film that will remind him of his life - and in so doing, starts to piece together an extraordinary story about a whale that connects Grandad's childhood to her own
Control code
ocn832600927
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Dimensions
20 cm
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Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9780007512225
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780007512225
  • (OCoLC)832600927

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