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The water horse  Cover Image Book Book

The water horse / Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by Melissa Manwill.

King-Smith, Dick, 1922-2011 (author.). Manwill Melissa, (illustrator.).


In 1930, eight-year-old Kirstie finds a large egg on the coast of Scotland. It hatches into an unusual sea creature, and as he grows, her family must decide what to do with him.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780375803529
  • ISBN: 0375803521
  • ISBN: 9780613240031
  • ISBN: 0613240030
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Yearling, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A major motion picture -- Holiday 2007"--Cover.
Turtleback bound cover--"Illustrated by David Parkins"--"Illustrated by Melissa Manwill" --title page and title page verso.
Target Audience Note:
RL : 4.5 ; ages 9-12.
Subject: Sea monsters > Juvenile fiction.
Loch Ness monster > Juvenile fiction.
Sea monsters > Fiction.
Loch Ness monster > Fiction.
Scotlandf > Fiction.
Loch Ness monster.
Sea monsters.
Scotland > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.
Juvenile works.

Available copies

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Homer Public Library J KIN (Text) 000158554 Children's Library -- Fiction Available -

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