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Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas

Author: Cox, Lynnne
Floca, Brian (Ilt)

Publisher: Random House Children's Books

Format:Library Binding

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Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas : World-renowned swimmer and bestselling author Lynne Cox and Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator Brian Floca team up to bring us this inspiring story of an elephant seal who knew exactly where she belonged.<br /> <br /> Here is the incredible story of Elizabeth, a real-life elephant seal who made her home in the Avon River in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. When Elizabeth decides to stretch out across a two-lane road, the citizens worry she might get hurt or cause traffic accidents, so a group of volunteers tows her out to sea. But Elizabeth swims all the way back to Christchurch. The volunteers catch her again and again--each time towing her farther, even hundreds of miles away--but, still, Elizabeth finds her way back home.<br /> <br /> Includes back matter with information about elephant seals.

Category   Subject
Children Fiction   Nature & the Natural World
Children Fiction   People & Places

ISBN 13:9780375958885
ISBN 10:0375958886
Format:Library Binding
Size:10.47" l x 9.70" w x 0.40" h
Ages: 4 - 8
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