Watercolors: How JJ the Whale Saved Us by Terry Tamminen

By Terry Tamminen

What could you do should you discovered an deserted child, who was once hungry and stressed? What may you do if this child was once a whale?

Terry Tamminen, former Secretary of the California Environmental defense service provider, stocks his awesome real tale concerning the rescue of JJ the whale, an afternoon previous grey whale that was once stumbled on deserted in Marina del Rey, California. he's taking us via his superb trip and the setbacks he encountered, together with bureaucratic hindrances, the daunting job of realizing what and the way to feed a 1600 pound child, and discovering a secure domestic for the newborn.

Not simply is that this a e-book approximately whale rescue, yet a touching instance of human will and compassion. Tamminen introduces us to many of the characters involved-- many volunteering their time to save lots of the animal, all deeply dedicated to saving the animal-- growing an emotional photograph of the ability of human collaboration.

Compelling and riveting, Watercolors captures the urgency felt by means of the folks desirous about the rescue. whilst, it educates the reader approximately grey whales, delivering a glimpse into their existence reports. yet most significantly, this publication is a decision to motion: even supposing we would possibly not all have the opportunity come across of assembly and at once saving a child whale, our activities and judgements that we make every day are affecting those mysteriously attractive creatures.

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