Not Quite Narwhal

$28.99

In the tradition of Uni the Unicorn and Gaston, this heartwarming and adorable debut picture book tells the story of a young unicorn who was born under the sea to a family of narwhals.

Growing up in the ocean, Kelp has always assumed that he was a narwhal like the rest of his family. Sure, he’s always been a little bit different—his tusk isn’t as long, he’s not as good of a swimmer, and he really doesn’t enjoy the cuisine. Then one night, an extra strong current sweeps Kelp to the surface, where he spots a mysterious creature that looks just like him! Kelp discovers that he and the creature are actually unicorns. The revelation leaves him torn: is he a land narwhal or a sea unicorn? But perhaps, if Kelp is clever, he may find a way to have the best of both worlds.

Told with heartwarming illustrations and spare, sweet text, Jessie Sima’s debut picture book is about fitting in, standing out, and the all-encompassing love of family.

AWARDS:

  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award Nominee (MD)
  • CCBC Choices (Cooperative Children's Book Council)
  • Georgia Children's Book Award Nominee
  • Wisconsin State Reading Association's Reading List


 

 

  • Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | 
  • 40 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781481469098 | 
  • February 2017 | 
  • Grades P - 3 | 
  • Lexile ® AD590L
By Jessie Sima
Illustrated by: Jessie Sima
For Ages: 4 - 8

 

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