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Seal Surfer

By Michael Foreman

A moving and beautiful book encompassing disability from a master picture book creator.

A boy and his grandfather watch as a baby seal is born on the rocks near their home and from that day a special friendship is created between them. Despite his disability, the boy is a keen surfer, and he enjoys many afternoons surfing with the seals. One day, however, he gets into trouble in rough seas, and the young seal saves him. Their friendship brings happiness and meaning at the important stages of the boy's life.

  • A major picture book which features a disabled boy, but focuses on what he can do.
  • Sales of this title have exceeded 20,000 copies.
  • Highly commended for the Special Educational Needs Book Award (NASEN).

About the author

Michael Foreman is one of the most talented and popular creators of children's books today. He has won the Kate Greenaway Medal two times and has been the UK nominee for the Hans Christian Andersen Award twice. His highly acclaimed books are published all over the world. He is married and has three sons. He divides his time between St Ives in Cornwall and London.

ISBN: 9781842705780
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 6, 2006
Dimensions: 265 x 245mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $21.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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