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Finn the Little Seal

Sandra Klaassen


Range: Picture Kelpies Paperback 24 pages colour illustrations 254 x 210 mm ISBN: 9781782505549 Publication date: 21st February 2019
Genre: Animals Theme: Environment Ideal for ages: 3, 4, 5 and 6

Finn the little grey seal is afraid of the big sea.
He’s happy to stay by his rock pool.
Then one day a wave sweeps Finn off the rocks!
Will he finally overcome his fears and explore a new world?
This heartwarming story about growing up and
embracing new experiences, set in Scotland’s
beautiful Outer Hebrides, is vividly brought to life
by the creator of Uan the Little Lamb.


-- The Herald

'This sweet story of young seal pup will encourage readers to overcome their fears just as Finn does... This would be a lovely read aloud for an ocean-themed storytime. Heartwarming.'
-- Youth Services Book Review, 4 stars

Finn the Little Seal


Sandra Klaassen was born in 1959 in the Netherlands and lived for many years on the island of North Uist in the Outer Hebrides, from where she drew her inspiration for picture books Peg the Little Sheepdog, and Uan the Little Lamb. She has illustrated…

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