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Author Cox, Lynne, 1957-

Title Grayson [electronic resource] / Lynne Cox.

Imprint [Minneapolis, Minn.] : HighBridge Co. ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2011, 2006.


Description 1 sound file (ca. 2 hr.) : digital.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager.
System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA.
Note Downloadable audio file.
Access Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Performer Read by the author.
Note Unabridged.
Form Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
Summary Seventeen-year-old long distance swimmer Lynne Cox was out training in the cold Pacific one morning when she became aware something was swimming beside her. It was an 18-foot baby gray whale that had apparently been following her for some time. Lynne realized that--much as she needed to swim to shore herself to rest--the calf would follow her, likely beach itself, and die. Even so, if the mother could not be found, the calf would starve. Something so enormous as a mother whale 50 feet long suddenly seemed very small in the vast Pacific. Grayson is the remarkable true story--part mystery, part magical tale--of Lynne's efforts to reunite mother and calf.
Subject Cox, Lynne, 1957-
Swimming -- California -- Santa Catalina Island.
Fishes -- California -- Santa Catalina Island.
Santa Catalina Island (Calif.) -- Description and travel.
Other Form: Original 9781598872699 (OCoLC)ocn317491802
ISBN 9781598872699
Music No. Z10009403 Recorded Books

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