Island in the Salish Sea
Island in the Salish Sea
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Island in the Salish Sea

Written by Sheryl McFarlane & illustrated by Leslie Redhead
Published by Orca Book Publisher
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This gorgeously illustrated picture book is a celebration of summer vacation and West Coast island life. Every day is different on Gran’s island in the Salish Sea as granddaughter climbs big-leaf maples, eats blackberries, explores tide pools and sandstone caves and examines ancient middens and petroglyphs. She and Gran watch harbor seals sunning themselves and Gran’s neighbor carving an eagle out of a piece of cedar while drinking fresh nettle tea. And on her way home, our young narrator sees a pod of orcas, breaching,tail lobbing and spy-hopping as she says goodbye to the island for another summer.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781459813458
    Publication Date
    September 18, 2018
    Page Count
    32
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2018933716
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1459813456
    Lexile® Level
    670L

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