Have you ever met a giant whale in a yellow shirt, a floppy hat, and sunglasses? Probably not! But that's exactly what happened to Grandpa David when he Maggie the Whale, his giant new friend.
In Maggie the Whale, by David N. Birman, young readers can follow the journey of a Pacific Gray Whale from Alaska to their breeding grounds in Magdalena Bay, Mexico. Maggie, a pregnant whale, gets stranded and lost, and Grandpa David helps her find her way back to her friends.
Written as a bedtime story for his grandchildren, Birman hopes to share Maggie's story with more children and introduce them to the world of ocean friends.