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  • Down to the sea with Mr. Magee [downloadable ebook]

    Down to the sea with Mr. Magee2000

    by Chris Van Dusen

    (836)

    Summary: While spending the day in their boat on the sea, Mr. Magee and his dog get caught up in wacky adventures with a playful pod of whales.

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  • A possibility of whales

    A possibility of whales2019

    by Karen Rivers

    (220)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Natalia Rose Baleine Gallagher dreams of seeing whales on the beach near her new home, and is consumed with the prospect that her mother who abandoned her as a child loves and misses her, and wants Nat to find her.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F RIVERS

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A whale of a time [downloadable ebook]

    A whale of a time2011

    by Bindi Irwin

    (49)

    Summary: Bindi takes a pair of twins whale-watching and they see an oil spill which threatens the whales. Includes animal facts about whales.

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  • Out of the deep [downloadable ebook] / a mystery in Acadia National Park

    Out of the deep / a mystery in Acadia National Park2008

    by Gloria Skurzynski

    (118)

    Summary: Jack, Ashley, and their unreliable new foster sister set out to solve the mystery of why whales are beaching themselves at Acadia National Park.

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  • The whiteness of the whale

    The whiteness of the whale2013

    by David Poyer

    (147)

    Summary: After a tragic accident maims her laboratory assistant, Dr. Sara Pollard's career as a primate behaviorist lies in ruins. With nothing left to lose, Pollard, descendant of a Nantucket captain whose...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F POYER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moby Dick [downloadable ebook] / or, The whale

    Moby Dick / or, The whale2012

    by Herman Melville

    (480,578)

    Summary: The itinerant sailor Ishmael begins a voyage on the whaling ship Pequod whose captain, Ahab, wishes to exact revenge upon the whale Moby-Dick, who destroyed his last ship and took his leg. As they...  more »

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  • Moby Dick [CD book]

    Moby Dick1987

    by Herman Melville

    (480,573)

    Summary: Captain Ahab maniacally hunts the great white whale across the seven oceans.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F MELVILLE

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moby Dick [downloadable audiobook]

    Moby Dick2000

    by Herman Melville

    (480,573)

    Summary: First published in 1851, this realistic account of a whaling voyage, drawing on Melville's own experience as a merchant seaman, contains within a symbolic account of the conflict between man and his...  more »

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  • The deep

    The deep2009

    by Helen Dunmore

    Series: Ingo Series

    (4,398)

    Summary: When the ferocious shape-shifting Kraken awakes after thousands of years and threatens the Mer, Sapphire agrees to help them by going with her brother Conor and their friend Faro into the Deep to lull the monster back to sleep.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DUNMORE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moby-Dick, or, the Whale [downloadable ebook]

    Moby-Dick, or, the Whale2009

    by Herman Melville

    (480,583)

    Summary: A nineteenth-century tale of life aboard a New England whaling ship whose captain is obsessed with the pursuit of a large white whale.

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  • Moby Dick

    Moby Dick2017

    by Herman Melville

    (787)

    Summary: "A masterful adaptation of the timeless literary classic, faithfully and beautifully rendered by an award-winning artist. In striking black-and-white illustrations, Chaboute retells the story of the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL MEL

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Deep wizardry

    Deep wizardry1996

    by Diane Duane

    Series: Young Wizards Series - #2

    (16,120)

    Summary: During a summer vacation at the beach, thirteen-year-old wizard Nita and her friend Kit assist the whale-wizard S'reee in combating an evil power.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DUANE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Willa and the whale

    Willa and the whale2020

    by Chad Morris

    (169)

    Summary: After losing her mom Willa is grieving and having a hard time living with her dad and his new family on an island off the coast of Washington State. Her dad tries to cheer her up by taking her whale...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MORRIS

    Location: New Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Whales on stilts [CD book]

    Whales on stilts2005

    by M. T Anderson (read by Marc Cashman )

    Series: Pals In Peril Series

    (1,983)

    Summary: Racing against the clock, shy middle-school student Lily and her best friends, Katie and Jasper, must foil the plot of her father's conniving boss to conquer the world using an army of whales.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F ANDERSON

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Baby whale's journey

    Baby whale's journey1999

    by Jonathan London

    (54)

    Summary: Off the Pacific coast of Mexico, a baby sperm whale is born, feeds, speaks to her mother in clicks, and spends her days diving, spy-hopping, lob-tailing, and rolling as she grows and learns the ways of the sea.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LONDON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Down to the sea with Mr. Magee

    Down to the sea with Mr. Magee2000

    by Chris Van Dusen

    Series: Mr. Magee Books

    (836)

    Summary: While spending the day in their boat on the sea, Mr. Magee and his dog get caught up in wacky adventures with a playful pod of whales.

    BOOK

    Call #: E VAN DUSEN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Song for a whale

    Song for a whale2019

    by Lynne Kelly

    (4,510)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Iris and her grandmother, both deaf, drive from Texas to Alaska armed with Iris's plan to help Blue-55, a whale unable to communicate with other whales.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F KELLY

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Thea Stilton : the secret of Whale Island

    Thea Stilton : the secret of Whale Island2013

    by Geronimo Stilton

    Series: Thea Stilton Series - #1

    (677)

    Summary: "It's the start of the new school year and the students have arrived at Mouseford Academy. Every year at this time, the whales move off the coast of Whale Island. But this fime a fierce area orca threatens the peace!"-- from the publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN STI

    Location: Juvenile Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Surf's up

    Surf's up2016

    by Kwame Alexander

    (1,127)

    Summary: "Surf's up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at the beach. But as Bro continues to gasp and cheer as he reads his book...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E ALEXANDER

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bird & Squirrel. Book 2, On ice

    Bird & Squirrel. Book 2, On ice2014

    by James Burks

    Series: Bird & Squirrel

    (1,159)

    Summary: Bird and Squirrel have a new friend, Sakari, and also a new enemy, the Great Whale, who wants Bird as his next meal.

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN BUR

    Location: Juvenile Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • To the sea

    To the sea2015

    by Cale Atkinson , illustrator

    (770)

    Summary: Tim, a boy, and Sam, a blue whale lost in the city, both feel unnoticed until they meet, and they become best friends as Tim tries to help Sam get back home.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ATKINSON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Rainbow fish and the big blue whale

    Rainbow fish and the big blue whale1998

    by Marcus Pfister

    Series: Rainbow Fish (Picture Books)

    (1,453)

    Summary: When a big blue whale comes to live near their reef, there is a misunderstanding between him and Rainbow Fish and his friends that leaves everyone very unhappy and hungry.

    BOOK

    Call #: E PFISTER

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moby Dick, or, The white whale

    Moby Dick, or, The white whale1996

    by Herman Melville

    (65)

    Summary: A young seaman joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MELVILLE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Amos & Boris

    Amos & Boris1977

    by William Steig

    (2,438)

    Summary: Befriended by a whale as he is drowning in the ocean, a mouse gets a chance to reciprocate years later in an equally unlikely situation.

    BOOK

    Call #: E STEIG

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ibis : a true whale story

    Ibis : a true whale story1990

    by John Himmelman

    (51)

    Summary: Relates the adventures of a humpback whale calf that gets tangled in a fishing net and is later freed by a team of helpful whale watchers.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HIMMELMAN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The whale

    The whale2004

    by Cynthia Rylant

    Series: Lighthouse Family Series

    (309)

    Summary: A family of animals that lives in a lighthouse helps a lost baby beluga whale find his mother. Pandora, Seabold, Whistler, Lila, and Tiny have all been enjoying the love and comfort that being a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F RYLANT

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moby-Dick

    Moby-Dick2010

    by Herman Melville

    (399)

    Summary: An abridged retelling of the adventures of a young seaman when he joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MELVILLE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A big guy took my ball!

    A big guy took my ball!2013

    by Mo Willems

    Series: Elephant And Piggie Books

    (4,849)

    Summary: Piggie is upset because a whale took the ball she found, but Gerald finds a solution that pleases all of them.

    BOOK

    Call #: E WILLEMS

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Deep wizardry [downloadable ebook]

    Deep wizardry2003

    by Diane Duane

    (16,126)

    Summary: During a summer vacation at the beach, thirteen-year-old wizard Nita and her friend Kit assist the whale-wizard S'reee in combating an evil power.

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  • Break the ice! ; Everest saves the day!.

    Break the ice! ; Everest saves the day!.2017

    (48)

    Summary: In the first tale, the pups help a baby whale who's trapped in the ice. In the second one, Everest saves the day when Jake finds himself in trouble in the ice fields.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER GREEN PAW

    Location: Juvenile Readers Green

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Splat the cat : a whale of a tale

    Splat the cat : a whale of a tale2013

    by Rob Scotton

    Series: Splat The Cat (Easy Readers)

    (298)

    Summary: "Splat's family is going to the beach--and Splat can't wait to find a shell with the sound of the sea inside! But when all he finds are broken shells, can a friend in the ocean help save the day?" -- Provided by the publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER GREEN SCOTTON

    Location: Juvenile Readers Green

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The snail and the whale

    The snail and the whale2004

    by Julia Donaldson

    (6,563)

    Summary: When a tiny snail meets a humpback whale, the two travel together to far-off lands. It's a dream come true for the snail, who has never left home before. But when the whale swims too close to shore, will the snail be able to save her new friend?
  • Lost on Brier Island [downloadable ebook]

    Lost on Brier Island2011

    by Jo Ann Yhard

    (67)

    Summary: Fourteen-year-old Alex's life is in ruins. Her family ripped apart by tragedy, she is stuck on Brier Island for the summer with her aunt. Slowly, she learns to appreciate the island, and forms a special bond with Daredevil, a baby whale.

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  • Peg and the whale

    Peg and the whale2000

    by Kenneth Oppel

    (62)

    Summary: Peg, a big strapping seven-year-old lass who has caught everything else in the sea, joins the crew of the whaling ship Viper and sets out to catch herself a whale.

    BOOK

    Call #: E OPPEL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Baby Beluga

    Baby Beluga1992

    by Raffi

    (3,124)

    Summary: Presents the illustrated text to the song about the little white whale who swims wild and free.

    BOOK

    Call #: E RAFFI

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The whale in my swimming pool

    The whale in my swimming pool2015

    by Joyce Wan , illustrator

    (737)

    Summary: A young boy discovers a whale in his pool and tries everything he can think of to get it out.

    BOOK

    Call #: E WAN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • As big as a whale

    As big as a whale2014

    by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

    (40)

    Summary: Doc McStuffins puts her toy whale into the water, and the whale named Lula, begins to grow big.

    BOOK

    Call #: E DOC

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Silver Bay : a novel

    Silver Bay : a novel2014

    by Jojo Moyes

    (20,760)

    Summary: "A surprising and moving romance set in an old-fashioned seaside town on the verge of unwelcome change Liza McCullen will never fully escape her past. But the unspoiled beaches and tight-knit...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MOYES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Little Whale

    Little Whale2018

    by Jo Weaver , illustrator

    (253)

    Summary: Little Whale is nervous about leaving the shallows of the warm, southern sea but Gray Whale gently guides her new baby as they migrate to the cool, rich waters of the north.

    BOOK

    Call #: E WEAVER

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • And the ocean was our sky [eAudio]

    And the ocean was our sky2018

    by Patrick Ness

    (5,958)

    Summary: Presents a twist on themes from Moby Dick in the story of a proud warrior whale pod that attacks a ship before pursuing a near-mythical adversary on a vengeful hunt that risks the worlds of both whales and humans.

    E-AUDIOBOOK

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