Book Title: If You Want to See a Whale
Author: Barney Saltzberg
Format: Hardback | 32 pages
Publication Date: 01 Aug 2013
If you want to see a whale, you will need to know what not to look at.
Pink roses, pelicans, possible pirates . . .
If you want to see a whale, you have to keep your eyes on the sea, and wait . . .
and wait . . . and wait . . .
In this quiet and beautiful picture book by Julie Fogliano and Erin E. Stead, the team that created the Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor book And Then It's Spring, a boy learns exactly what it takes to catch a glimpse of an elusive whale. This title has Common Core connections.
A Neal Porter Book
A Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book of 2013
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013