Siwiti - A Whale's Story

Siwiti - A Whale's Story

by Alexandra Morton
     
 

Siwiti is the story of the first year in the life of a killer whale born in the waters off the west coast of Canada. Surrounded and protected by her family, the little orca's life is full of excitement and adventure. Siwiti explores the inlets and channels of the Pacific Northwest. Chasing salmon, playing with harbour seals and Dall porpoises, escaping from

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Overview

Siwiti is the story of the first year in the life of a killer whale born in the waters off the west coast of Canada. Surrounded and protected by her family, the little orca's life is full of excitement and adventure. Siwiti explores the inlets and channels of the Pacific Northwest. Chasing salmon, playing with harbour seals and Dall porpoises, escaping from aggressive sea lions, Siwiti learns the do's and don't's of undersea life. As curious as any child, she also watches the humans who seem so intent on observing her and her family.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780920501979
Publisher:
Orca Book Publishers
Publication date:
01/01/1990
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Alexandra Morton, known as "the Whale Lady" to many of her fans, lives in Simoom Sound of Gilford Island off the west coast of British Columbia. She supports her research with her writing, photography and artwork. Siwiti: A Whale's Story (Orca, 1991), her first book, won the Sheila A. Egoff Children's Book Prize and has had numerous printings.

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