SUMMARY ´ Pipaluk And The Whales

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SUMMARY ´ Pipaluk And The Whales Ù Based on an actual event this moving story tells how a young Chukchi girl named Pipaluk saves the lives of thousands of beluga whales trappped in a channel with ice closing in around them in the Russian Arctic When Pipa and her father discover the whales their entire village comes together in a valiant effort to rBased on an actual event this moving story tells how a young Chukchi girl named Pipaluk saves the lives of thousands of beluga whales trappped in a channel with ice closing in around them in the Russian Arctic. Good story based on an real event

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When Pipa and her father discover the whales their entire village comes together in a valiant effort to rescue the creatures Finally an ice breaker arrives cutting an opening to the sea for the whales But the e. Great story I liked it a tad than the 8 yr old He didn't like the way the whales looked even after I told him that Beluga whales really look like that wacky kid I guess he was expecting another type Anyway loved the fact that the villagers would not hunt them as they were trapped Also loved that there was a female 'hero' in the story The author's note about the real event was a perfect finish

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Pipaluk And The WhalesNgine noise frightens the creatures and it takes a clever plan of Pipa' s to lure the whales to open water At the end of the book an author' s note describes the real life event that inspired this beautiful sto. An interesting story Nice art A bit long for my daughter Was interesting to see the the picture from the newspaper in the back of the book