A Story Inspired by a True Event
Hans Wilhelm - All books by this author
Young children will be riveted by the story of Little Whale, a young calf who goes everywhere with his Mama. Every day as they swim through the waves, Little Whale feels happy and safe whenever he sees their shadows side by side on the ocean floor. One day, Little Whale sees a school of stingrays cruising by and he quickly races after them. He doesn’t think he’s gone too far when he suddenly looks down and sees only one shadow! Mama Whale is nowhere to be found…and now he’s stuck in big fishing net! Now Little Whale is in deep trouble . . . . Children will race to the end of this story to learn the outcome, discovering the real-life story that inspired this entertaining book. Little Whale in Deep Trouble includes lots of engaging facts about Humpback Whales that will encourage kids to learn more about these gentle giants. It’s an excellent resource for children as they strive to meet state standards in English Language Arts. Pssst…it’s a fun read too! (Ages 4–7)
About The Author:
Hans Wilhelm has written and illustrated more than 150 books for children and adults, and has won numerous international awards. He was born in Bremen, Germany, and lived in Africa for many years. He now lives in an old farmhouse in Weston, CT, where a converted stable serves a his studio.
Hardcover / 32 Pages / 10 3/4 x 9 3/4 / 2017