The great blue whale. Did you know it was hunted near extinction in the 1960s? In 1966, it became a protected species thanks to a global ban on hunting.
But blue whale numbers are still low, thanks to many different issues from habitat destruction and pollution, to entanglement.
This beautiful book follows a little boy who grabs a book from the shelf and starts to read all about this magnificent creature.
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