Adelita, a Sea Turtle's Journey

Jenny Goebel (Author) Ana Miminoshvili (Illustrator)
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One moonlit night, a young loggerhead sea turtle crawled into the ocean. As she swam and rode currents, she wandered far from the beach where she'd hatched. How far? Nobody knew for sure. In 1996, this turtle, caught in Mexico, was given a name--Adelita--and a satellite tag was attached to her shell. Then she was set free in the Pacific Ocean. Adelita's astonishing journey home led to a new understanding of sea turtles and inspired changes that have made the world a better place for them.

Product Details

Price: $16.99  $15.63
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
Published Date: September 01, 2020
Pages: 32
Language: English
Type: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807581148
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About the Author

Jenny Goebel is a former elementary school teacher and the author of several books for children. She lives with her husband and children in Colorado.

Ana Miminoshvili lives in Georgia, in the Caucasus region. She attended the Tbilisi State Academy of Arts, where she studied illustration and design. This is her first book in the United States.