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Greyling: A Picture Story from the Islands of Shetland

It is so interesting to read what happens when the seal pup comes out onto the land. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Jul 30, Carla rated it liked it.

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freyling Write a customer review. They are getting old enough to appreciate the bittersweet story of Grayling and his loving adoptive parents. Sammy rated it it was ok Oct 31, Actually more like 3. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Return to Book Page. This book touched my heart, and could have been written for me. Get to Know Us. Sharon rated it it was amazing Nov 18, Great classic book to read for imagery and visualization.



Greyling: A Picture Story from the Islands of Shetland by Jane Yolen

Overall, I enjoyed t It’s a sweet story, but I can’t help bristling a bit at the stereotyped woman. Ksenia rated it it was amazing Jan 12, Mar 07, Preetha rated it it was amazing Shelves: A picture story from the islands of Shetland.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? See all 6 reviews. Deals with childlessness, gretling, and tough choices. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. There’s also a spread where the illustrations don’t seem to jive with the text.

I live in Seal Cove and like to gather seal themed items for my grandchildren to have when they come to visit. To ask other readers questions about Greylingplease sign up. Mar 21, Dixie Diamond rated greylint it was amazing Shelves: This is an older book by Yolen, and has a very simple storytelling style. One person found this helpful. She told me she couldn’t wait to share it, that I would “just love it!

Wonderful story about Greyling the seal.

This is no ordinary seal though but a selchie, a magical creature who takes the form of a man when on land and seal when in jaane water. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.


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This short story is a great representation of family and love. Unknown Binding0 pages. Find out more by reading the book! I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Lists with This Book. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

I’m too scared to read it again with an adult head, it might take away some of the magic Scholastic; 1st edition ISBN Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The husband is a janne and finds a “greyling” that turns into a child, and brings him home for his wife. Books by Grey,ing Yolen. Recently, my 4 year old daughter has expressed an interest in mermaids. After years of waiting, we grdyling overjoyed to be expecting.

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