Whales

Whales Cover

Whales

By Laura Marsh

National Geographic Society, Paperback, 9781426307454, 48pp.

Publication Date: October 12, 2010

Description
Over the course of their 70-year lifespan, sperm whales will easily travel the circumference of the Earth in search of food and the need to breed and find a mate. Males will travel as far north as the Bering Sea and as far south as Antarctica in order to find enough food to sustain their ways of live up to 700 squid a day Along the way, these massive beasts battle 30-feet-long giant squids, and each other, to sustain their ways of life.
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About the Author
LAURA MARSH is a long time contributor to National Geographic Children Books.She has written a large number of books in National Geographic Readers seriesand also in Mama Mirabelle and Toot and Puddle series."