Why the Whales Came

This is an exciting adventure and friendship story by a much-loved, award winning author.

Author: Michael Morpurgo

Publisher: Egmont Books (UK)

ISBN: 9781405229258

Category: Children's stories

Page: 179

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This is an exciting adventure and friendship story by a much-loved, award winning author. Gracie and her friend, Daniel have always been warned to stay away from the Birdman and his side of the island. But then, they find a message in the sand and discover the Birdman is not who they thought. They build up a lovely friendship with him, but when the children get stranded on Samson Island they don't know whether to believe the birdman's story that the island is cursed. Set on a remote island against the backdrop of World War I, this story will captivate and delight young readers. Ages 8+

Michael Morpurgo Why the Whales Came

Then they get lost in the fog and stranded on Samson Island- should they believe the Birdman's story that the island is cursed?

Author: Michael Morpurgo

Publisher: Dean Children's Books

ISBN: 9780603568350

Category: Isles of Scilly (England)

Page: 192

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"The Birdman puts spells on people. We mustn't talk to him. We're not supposed to." Gracie and Daniel have been warned to stay away from the mad Birdman- but the message in the sand tells them that the Birdman isn't what he seems. Then they get lost in the fog and stranded on Samson Island- should they believe the Birdman's story that the island is cursed?

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Why the Whales Came

This title provides teachers with a wealth of notes and activities to support work on 'Why the Whales Came' by Michael Morpurgo. The book also includes information on plot, character, and setting.

Author: Jillian Powell

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ISBN: 9781407102146

Category: English literature

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NEW Read and Respond is back by popular demand and ready for the 21st Century. The completely new text provides teachers with everything they need to teach these classic children's books. Notes and activities reflect the way that teachers teach now and include shared texts, guided reading notes, reading activities, speakin and listening activities, writing projects and assessment guidace. Over a third of each book is filled with invaluable photocopiables - all illustrated by the original children's book illustrators. ** Everything the teacher needs to teach a classic book ** Based on best-selling children's books ** Speaking and listening activities ** Assessment guidance ** Photocopiable pages NEW READ AND RESPOND WHY THE WHALES CAME provides teachers with a wealth of resources to teach Why the Whales Came by Michael Morurgo. Notes and activities reflect the way that teachers teach now and include shared texts, guided reading notes, reading activities, speaking and listening activities, writing projects and assessment guidance. Michael Morpurgo's work remains extremely popular in schools.

Why the Whales Came by Michael Morpurgo 3 Cassettes

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Activities Based on Why the Whales Came by Michael Morpurgo

Author: Jillian Powell

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ISBN: 9789999474597

Category: Language arts (Elementary)

Page: 47

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Why the Whales Came by Michael Morpurgo 3 Cassettes 1 Book

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Island Tales

A beautiful bound edition of award-winning storyteller Michael Morpurgo's enchanting and heartwarming stories about the Isles of Scilly: The Wreck of the Zanzibar and Why the Whales Came.

Author: Michael Morpurgo

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ISBN: 9781405267953

Category: Children's stories, English

Page: 304

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A beautiful bound edition of award-winning storyteller Michael Morpurgo's enchanting and heartwarming stories about the Isles of Scilly: The Wreck of the Zanzibar and Why the Whales Came.

Contemporary Authors New Revision Series

More attention came Morpurgo ' s way with the 1985 publication of Why the
Whales Came , a novel that was subsequently adapted for film . Set in 1914 on
Bryher in the Scilly Islands off England ' s southwest coast , Why the Whales
Came ...

Author: Gale Cengage Publishing

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780787695330

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 446

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A biographical and bibliographical guide to current writers in all fields including poetry, fiction and nonfiction, journalism, drama, television and movies. Information is provided by the authors themselves or drawn from published interviews, feature stories, book reviews and other materials provided by the authors/publishers.

Waiting for Anya

Michael has written more than forty books and won the Whitbread Award, the Smarties Award, the Circle of Gold Award, the Children's Book Award and has been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal four times.

Author: Michael Morpurgo

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ISBN: 9781405294034

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Page: 192

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A gripping historical adventure by a much-loved and award winning author. Soon to be a major motion picture, starring Stranger Things' Noah Schnapp. It is World War II and Jo stumbles on a dangerous secret: Jewish children are being smuggled away from the Nazis, close to his mountain village in Spain. Now, German soldiers have been stationed at the border. Jo must get word to his friends that the children are trapped. The slightest mistake could cost them their lives.

The Day the White Whales Came to Bangor

Author: Gerald Hausman

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ISBN: 9780891660132

Category: Whales

Page: 34

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The Motion Picture Annual

Comedy / Romance ( PR : C MPAA : R ) WHEN THE WHALES CAME ** ( Brit . )
99m Golden Swan / FOX c Irene Wilson ( Molly Woodcock ) , Fergus Rees ( The
Birdman as a Boy ) , Paul Scofield ( The Birdman ) , Helen Pearce ( Gracie ...

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The Day the White Whales Came to Bangor

Author: Hausman Gerald

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Screen World

... ( Polynesian Girl ) WHEN THE WHALES CAME ( 20th Century Fox ) Producer ,
Simon Channing - Williams ; Director , Clive Rees ; Screenplay , Michael
Morpurgo , based on his novel “ Why the Whales Came " ; Executive Producer ,
Geoffrey ...

Author: John A. Willis

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Category: Motion pictures

Page: 269

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Michael Morpurgo Four Timeless Stories

Features adventure stories that are set against the backdrop of war and offers beautiful depictions of the landscapes of the British Isles.

Author: Michael Morpurgo

Publisher: Egmont Childrens Books

ISBN: 9780603567827

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Page: 720

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Features adventure stories that are set against the backdrop of war and offers beautiful depictions of the landscapes of the British Isles. This gift set includes: White Horse of Zennor, King of the Cloud Forests, Why the Whales Came, and War Horse.

American Bookseller

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The War of Jenkins Ear

The new term brings the usual unhappiness for Toby - no longer the boy with a family, but Jenkins, one boy among hundreds at Priory School.

Author: Michael Morpurgo

Publisher: Heinemann Young Books

ISBN: 9780434964086

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Page: 192

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The new term brings the usual unhappiness for Toby - no longer the boy with a family, but Jenkins, one boy among hundreds at Priory School. But this term brings Toby disturbing feelings - Christopher's goodness and Wanda's kiss. By the author of Why the Whales Came and The Marble Crusher.

The Sound of Whales

boats didnae go to the whales. The whales came to them.' Fraser sat back in the
sofa and felt a weariness enclose him along with the sagging cushions. He tried
to make sense of Willie McGregor's story. If such a thing as agairmie existed, ...

Author: Kerr Thomson

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1910002283

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 320

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On a remote Scottish island, three children make a shocking discovery: two bodies on the beach, a whale and a man. Fraser and Hayley see it as the start of an adventure, but sensitive Dunny is distraught. What happened on the water just isn't natural ... and only by watching the whales can it be put right.

First Nations of the Pacific Northwest

The whale hunting season was from April to August when the whales went pass
Vancouver Island . Humpback whales and grey whales were preferred for
hunting , because they came near to the coast to look for food . The humpback
whale ...

Author: Alfred Hendricks

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Category: Indians of North America

Page: 183

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Fishery Bulletin

Gray whales come by Point Loma at any time during the migration season , day
or night , as individuals or in small groups of ... Whales came about and resumed
a southerly course for Mexico 5 to 30 min after the killer whale sound stopped .

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