The Whales' Song

Author(s): Dyan Sheldon

NZ - Childrens Picture Books

Dyan Sheldon's poetic, rhythmic text and Gary Blythe's haunting oil paintings tell how a small girl believes the whales will come - if only she can find the secret of how to call them. This book won the 1990 Kate Greenaway Medal. First published 1990.


Product Information

A dazzling new edition celebrating 25 years of this classic bestselling picture book, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal

Winner of Kate Greenaway Medal 1990.

Dyan Sheldon (Author) Dyan Sheldon is the author of many books for young people, including Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen and a number of stories for younger readers. She also writes books for adults. American by birth, she lives in north London. Gary Blythe (Illustrator) Gary Blythe is an award-winning illustrator. His first children's picture book, The Whales' Song, written by Dyan Sheldon, won the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1990. Gary lives in the Wirral, near Liverpool.

General Fields

  • : 9780099737605
  • : Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • : Red Fox
  • : September 1993
  • : 290mm X 228mm X 4mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : February 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 32
  • : 1
  • : Dyan Sheldon
  • : Paperback
  • : Reissu
  • : Gary Blythe
  • : 813.54
  • : From 3 to 99