Dolphin Boy


Author: Michael Morpurgo

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 144818732X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 2521

Jim lives in a fishing village - but no-one goes fishing any more as all the fish have gone. One day, Jim spots a dolphin beached on the sand. He runs to get help, and everyone works together to return the dolphin to the water. Afterwards, the dolphin stays in the harbour, playing with the swimmers - and he even carries Jim on his back! Then the dolphin disappears, and everyone is so sorrowful they take out a boat to find him. Suddenly the sea is boiling with dolphins leaping out of the sea! They have come to stay - and the village comes to life with tourists, mended boats, and dolphins!

Song of the Dolphin Boy


Author: Elizabeth Laird

Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books

ISBN: 1760559288

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

View: 2322

Finn has always been different, and in the tiny fishing village of Stromhead he sticks out like a sore thumb. Always told to keep away from the water, he's felt that something was missing until one day he dives in and finds that, swimming with the dolphins, he feels completely at home. But his new friends are in danger of being injured by the rubbish that floats out into the water - and now a supermarket is going to release thousands of balloons that could drift out to sea and cause even more damage. Desperate to help the dolphins, Finn goes to the Lighthouse Crew, a group of kids who have always left Finn out. Will they be able to set aside their differences to save the dolphins? And what will Finn discover about his past along the way? A moving adventure about the importance of looking after your home, from the award-winning Elizabeth Laird, illustrated by Peter Bailey

Arion the Dolphin Boy


Author: Saviour Pirotta

Publisher: Orchard (NY)

ISBN: 9781846164743

Category: Arion (Greek mythology)

Page: 30

View: 7204

This series offers friendly and accessible Greek myth retellings, with clear type and illustrations. Arion was the greatest poet in the world. On his way home from a far-off land, sailors want to steal his treasure and leave him to drown. Who will save him?

The Dolphin's Boy

A Story of Courage and Friendship


Author: Pascale Noa Bercovitch

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780283063572

Category: Dolphins

Page: 200

View: 3825

The Distance Travelled

A Novel


Author: Brett Alexander Savory

Publisher: ChiZine

ISBN: 1771481838

Category: Fiction

Page: 270

View: 337

“A completely unique take on life in hell. Snappy dialog and a bizarre backdrop set this adventure tale apart from the pack.” —Christopher Moore, New York Times–bestselling author of Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ’s Childhood Pal Why have certain denizens of Hell taken to throwing farm animals through innocent folks’ kitchen windows? How long does it take a dead, desiccated gas attendant to walk out to his pumps? What sort of relationship do the Lord of the Underworld and Hell’s Head Torturer have besides the obvious professional one? What kind of air conditioning units do they use down there? Do they listen to Cyndi Lauper? What is Hell’s official currency, and by what criteria did The Big Red Fella choose it? Can pigs eat cereal with a spoon? What nameless beast dwells in the flame pit near the hole to Upside? What is Upside, for that matter, and why should you care anyway? Within the pages of this book, you will find the answers to these pressing questions, as well as answers to other, significantly less pressing questions . . . “A raucous blood-and-guts pulper, complete with hardboiled mugs like PigBoy, Tom China, and Portnoy Spavin. By setting his hero’s mysterious quest in Hell itself, Brett Alexander Savory has started a whole new genre: Actual Underworld Noir.” —Stewart O’Nan, author of Snow Angels and Faithful, co-written with Stephen King “Distinctive and bizarre—and I mean that in a good way—this is a fine ride through some very unusual territories.” —Michael Marshall Smith, author of Spares and Only Forward

Odyssey of the Auditor Interns


Author: Thomas McGoldrick


ISBN: 1411676882

Category: Fiction

Page: 624

View: 3127

This is the story of a group of young men and women who hired on as auditor interns and then fought for good assignments and for promotions. It describes their adventures of fighting to get to the top of the mud hill for promotions throughout their careers, their joys and their tribulations. And, also their ending position.

The plays of William Shakspeare

In fifteen volumes. With the corrections and illustrations of various commentators. To which are added, notes by Samuel Johnson and George Steevens. The fourth edition. Revised and augmented (with a glossarial index) by the editor of Dodsley's collection of old plays


Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

View: 7173

The Mako


Author: Jordan James

Publisher: LULU

ISBN: 148340546X


Page: 164

View: 5595