The Secret of the Seal

The Secret of the Seal

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by Deborah Davis
     
 

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While hunting, a 10-year-old Eskimo boy befriends a seal pup. "When Kyo learns that his uncle is hunting for a seal to take to the zoo, he must use every bit of resourcefulness he can muster to save his vulnerable playmate. Readers are not hit over the head with the theme of animals being best left in the wild. Kyo's transformation from hunter to conservationist is

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While hunting, a 10-year-old Eskimo boy befriends a seal pup. "When Kyo learns that his uncle is hunting for a seal to take to the zoo, he must use every bit of resourcefulness he can muster to save his vulnerable playmate. Readers are not hit over the head with the theme of animals being best left in the wild. Kyo's transformation from hunter to conservationist is plausible and touching. A welcome addition for younger readers."—School Library Journal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307828859
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
05/29/2013
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
64
File size:
3 MB
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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Meet the Author

Deborah Davis is the author of Fabritius and the Goldfinch: A True Story of Art, Tragedy, and Immortality; Guest of Honor: Booker T. Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, and the White House Dinner That Shocked a Nation; Strapless: John Singer Sargent and the Fall of Madame X; Party of the Century: The Fabulous Story of Truman Capote and His Black and White Ball; and Gilded: How Newport Became the Richest Resort in America. She formerly worked as an executive, story editor, and story analyst for several major film companies.
See more at: http://authors.simonandschuster.com/Deborah-Davis/66287097#sthash.hEPgcH2i.dpuf

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The Secret of the Seal 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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It was a wonderful friendship story of a boy and how he befriended a seal. It is adventurous and heart-warming. You will enjoy this book. It is fast reading, and leaves you with a warm feeling. I truly enjoyed reading this book. Hope you do too!