Whale Girl

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Through her friends the killer whales, Peta learns of the schemes of the sea serpents to devour her people. She plans to warn the people of their impending doom, only to succumb to the deep and is transformed into a killer whale herself.

Available in paperback only.  Diane Silvey (Sechelt),  Whale Girl. 1996, b/w illustrations by Joe Silvey (Sechelt).

Through her friends the killer whales, Peta learns of the schemes of the sea serpents to devour her people. She plans to warn the people of their impending doom, only to succumb to the deep and is transformed into a killer whale herself. In doing so, this courageous little girl sacrifices herself to save her village and animal friends from the sea serpents. Silvey’s beautiful black-and-white line drawings have an intensity that speaks of the tension and action. Do not hesitate to read this amazing traditional story to the youngest listeners.