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Ben Mikaelsen


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (11/5/2009)
Hardcover (4/24/1995)
Hardcover (4/24/1995)
Prebound (4/1/1996)
Paperback (4/18/1996)
Prebound (6/22/2010)


Koby's whole life changed after the accident four years ago. Between the smothering concern of her separated parents and the awkward glances from the kids at school, Koby only feels at home when she is on the ocean in her dinghy.

That all changes when she rescues two dying pilot whales. Day after day, she visits the whales as they begin their long road to recovery. She finds a new friend in Dr. Tracy Michaels, a veterinarian, and gains the admiration of her classmates. But most importantly, Koby starts to recognize her own strength and courage.

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9781423133629, 288pp.

Publication Date: June 22, 2010

About the Author

Ben Mikaelsen is the award-winning author of many books for children, including Petey, Countdown, Rescue Josh McGuire, Stranded, and Sparrow Hawk Red. He lives in Bozeman, Montana.