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Jonah the Whale

Jonah the Whale
Author: Susan Shreve
ISBN 13: 9780590371346
ISBN 10: 590371347
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
Publication Date: 1999-09-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 128
List Price: $4.99

After moving to a new town, Jonah, an 11-year-old with a big imagination, reinvents himself as a talk show host, hoping this will somehow bring his absent father back. "Cleverly combines wish fulfillment and reality." ("Booklist").

Publishers Weekly

An overweight 11-year-old decides to reinvent himself as a TV talk-show host with a gimmicky whale set. PW commended "Shreve's strong characters, convincing dialogue and soothing dose of fantasy fulfillment." Ages 8-12. (Sept.) Copyright 1999 Cahners Business Information.