The Forever Whale
Written by Sarah Lean
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One of our Books of the Year 2013 & July 2013 Book of the Month Full of tenderness, this is a touching story of the bond between Hannah and her Grandfather as he becomes increasing confused. The two share a love of nature and this develops a strong link between them. Hannah knows that the date her Grandfather made her remember will bring something special…but will Grandfather be able to remember?
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The Forever Whale by Sarah Lean
Hannah adores her Grandad. The trouble is, Grandad has Alzheimer's and he's always forgetting things. He keeps trying to tell Hannah a story about a whale, and it seems really important, but it's all jumbled up. Then Grandad has a stroke and he can't remember anything, not even Hannah. It's like he's lost inside himself. Determined to get Grandad back, Hannah sets out to make a film that will remind him of his life - and in so doing, starts to piece together an extraordinary story about a whale that connects Grandad's childhood to her own.
A powerful, extraordinary story from the bestselling author of A Dog Called Homeless.
If you enjoy reading books about animals you may also like Megan Rix's stories - check out her author page here.
Praise for A Horse for Angel:
I was completely drawn in by the first few chapters that promise another wonderfully emotional, accessible read. The Bookseller
Praise for A Dog Called Homeless:
Heartbreakingly beautiful... I loved it. Cathy Cassidy
An exceptional debut... richly characterised. The Sunday Times
About the Author
Interest Age: From 9 From 9 To 12
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