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Rainbow Fish and the Big Blue Whale

Part of Rainbow Fish
Published by NorthSouth Books
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

The paperback edition of the third book in the New York Times bestselling Rainbow Fish series. 

It’s a whale of a tale in which a terrible misunderstanding escalates, putting Rainbow Fish and his friends in great danger. 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. Rainbow Fish must try to make peace with the big blue whale to save them all from disaster.

The artwork overall is quite winning.–Booklist

About The Author

Marcus Pfister was born in Bern, Switzerland. After studying at the Art School of Bern, he apprenticed as a graphic designer and worked in an advertising agency before becoming self-employed in 1984. His debut picture book, The Sleepy Owl, was published by NorthSouth in 1986, but his big breakthrough came six years later with The Rainbow Fish. Today, Marcus has illustrated over fifty books that have been translated into more than fifty languages and received countless international awards. He lives with his wife, Debora, and his children in Bern.

Product Details

  • Publisher: NorthSouth Books (July 1, 2012)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9783314016691
  • Grades: P - 2
  • Ages: 4 - 8

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"The artwork overall is quite winning."

– Booklist

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