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Arctic Tale: Official Companion to the Major Motion Picture
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Arctic Taleaccompanies the motion picture from the producers of March of the Penguins. The book follows the dual drama of Seela and Nanu, a walrus calf and polar bear cub, as they embark on their astonishing journey from infancy to maturity amidst the stark beauty of the Arctic landscape.


Protected by mothers who will stop at nothing to ensure their safe passage to adulthood, both cubs romp in their cold playground as ever-present threats of starvation, predators, and a harsh homeland are overcome in an unrelenting life-and-death struggle to survive.


Arctic Tale features 150 stunning, full-color National Geographic photographs and stirring text that tell the heartwarming tale of motherhood, community, the circle of life, and the rapidly changing environment that is home to these splendid animals. Both the book and film call awareness to the global warming crisis through emotional connection to the characters.


A foreword by directors Adam Ravetch and Sarah Robertson and a special ''Making the Film'' chapter at the end of the book add insight and understanding to the riveting story.


Details

  • Hardcover
  • 160 pages, 150 color photographs
  • © 2007



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