This is a special hardcover edition. The story is about a Sea Captain that had an underwater adventure. Published by LULU. This is a full color hardcover book for kids. If you order this book... More > please send me a note at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will send FREE stickers separately by mail FREE.< Less
Svalbard is an archipelago situated north of Norway. Spitsbergen is the largest and best known island in the group. There is no evidence that Svalbard was visited or inhabited by any humans prior... More > to its discovery by the Dutch in 1596. A vast whale population was then quickly hunted to near extinction. Others visitors came later, in search of seals, walrus, polar bears or coal. Today, visitors come to see the sights, to hike, kayak and explore, and to study the fragile ecology of the far north. This high arctic environment will be one of the first major casualties of global warming as the ice sheets fail and the glaciers retreat. See preview for a depiction of all monthly images.< Less
Welcome to Walrus Elementary! All the young walruses are excited because they are about to begin preparations for a school play. Mr. Whiskers is the director in charge. This charming story follows... More > the wacky antics of walrus play preparations from try-outs to the cast party. The eccentric cast of whiskered characters sings, dances, and builds sets with "extra wide" doorways. A walrus mother sits at her sewing machine, making costumes while her pet parrot cheers encouragement. Walrus parents watch the play from a sold out auditorium. The cast party gets a bit wild when the walruses form a crazy conga line.
In her third children's book, Lorie Spohn again creates whimsical illustrations that are truly endearing. As with her other books, this one teaches as well as entertains. In this rhyming story, children learn all the elements of producing a play, and see the joy in every one.
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This story is about a harbor seal who is scared of getting in the water. She can't do all the things seals were meant to do because of this phobia. Her best friend Greta, the walrus, tries to help... More > her overcome her fears after she is nearly pulverized by a polar bear. Suddenly, it is anger for Paul the penguin that drives Sandy into the water, without even thinking.< Less