Humphrey the Lost Whale A True Story by Wendy Tokuda, Richard Hall
  

Humphrey the Lost Whale A True Story

Written by Wendy Tokuda, Richard Hall
Illustrated by Hanako Wakiyama

Synopsis

Humphrey the Lost Whale A True Story by Wendy Tokuda, Richard Hall

Bestselling back list title well known in the SF/Bay area, but this sweet story should appeal to any child interested in whales. Children's bookstores and stores with good children's sections nationally should be interested. approx 20,000 copies sold since first publication in 1992, continues to sell 2,500 copes per year This new & updated edition is a chance to introduce the inspiring story of Humphrey on a more national level. author Wendy Tokuda is a familiar name and popular media figure in the Bay Area The prior edition was licensed and adapted by Reading Rainbow in 1989, Season 6 episode 1, featuring LeVar Burton and narrated by Jane Pauley. See IMDB listing for more info: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0683404/ Full video also available on Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/6276518

Reviews

A perfect gift for animal loving children. -The Portland Book Review A perfect gift for animal loving children. ? The Portland Book Review

About the Author

Wendy Tokuda is a well-known media personality who has anchored and reported in the Bay Area for nearly 30 years. She has won the Peabody Award, a National Emmy for Public Service, the national Sigma Delta Chi Public Service Award, the NAB Education Foundation's ? Service to America Award and most recently, the Temple Award for Creative Altruism.Richard Hall is an award-winning TV and film producer and the president of Great Blue Productions in Los Angeles.Hanako Wakiyama was born in Tokyo and moved with her family to California as a teenager. She is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Her credits include From Dawn to Dreams: Poems for Busy Babies, Best Pet of All [Modern Gems Edition], Goldie Locks Has Chicken Pox, Little Bo Peep Can't Get to Sleep.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
36 pages
Interest Age: From 5 to 9 years

Author

Wendy Tokuda, Richard Hall
More books by Wendy Tokuda, Richard Hall

Publisher

Stone Bridge Press

Publication date

21st October 2014

ISBN

9781611720174


I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****