Call of the Whales

Call of the Whales

eBook - 2000
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Over three summers, Tyke journeys with his anthropologist father to the remote and icy wilderness of the Arctic. Each summer bring short intense friendships with the Eskimos, and adventures 'which Mum doesn't need to know about'. Tyke is saved from drowning and hypothermia, joins a bowhead whale hunt, rescues his new-found Eskimo friend, Henry, from being swept away on an ice floe, and witnesses the death of innocence with the killing of the narwhal or sea unicorn. An adventure story set in the endless days of a freezing Arctic landscape, with a haunting presence in the form of the magnificent
Publisher: Dublin : The O'Brien Press, 2000
ISBN: 9781847174871
1847174876
Branch Call Number: Overdrive eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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