A Home for Nickel: A Sea Turtle's Story by Jim Gamlin

By Jim Gamlin

"Pete the fairway sea turtle starts off his morning floating within the never-ending, blue ocean. yet at the present time within the hot, life-giving warmth of the Florida sunlight will lead to crippling tragedy. A passing boat moves Pete, and his days of swimming loose within the open ocean now seem to be over endlessly. How will Pete continue to exist the life-threatening accidents he has sustained?

A domestic for Nickel is the real tale of a adorable eco-friendly sea turtle's fight for survival and the folks who make it take place. After Pete is rescued from approaching dying, his tale stretches around the continent from the Florida Keys to Hawaii, Canada, and Chicago, Illinois. all through Pete's trip, Jim Gamlin stocks interesting tidbits approximately turtles and the folk who love them. This wealthy textual content is a relocating tribute to those that take care of nature, and the way nature cares for them in return.

Join Pete as he starts off his existence buried below the sand, rushes to the sea, and launches into his tremendous trip. The chain of occasions that occur subsequent are serendipitous and awesome. prepare to be encouraged through this striking shelled survivor."

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