The Snail and the WhaleBook - 2003
This is the tale of a tiny snail, and a great big grey-blue humpback whale.One tiny snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of a whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the little snail feels so small in the vastness of the world. But when disaster strikes and the whale is beached in a bay, it's the tiny snail who saves the day.The Snail and the Whale is a delightful tale of adventure and friendship by the award-winning team behind The Gruffalo, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Publisher: London, Eng. : Macmillan Children's, 2003.
Characteristics:  p. :,chiefly col. ill. ;,26 x 29 cm.