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Andersen Press 2006


"“A fish!” said Grandma May.
“A whale,” said Joe in awe."
A whale makes a surprise visit to a seaside town.

‘This is a book which should be part of every child’s curriculum: a delight; an entitlement; a little masterpiece...’ Carousel

‘catastrophe and celebration are both writ large in this attractive picture book. Spectacular... David Lucas makes brilliant use of changing perspectives.’ Julia Eccleshare, Guardian

‘Another brilliant picture book from David Lucas... a charming story that feels like an old favourite from the very first read.’ The Bookseller

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