Big Al

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Poor Big Al! He just wants to make friends. And in the whole wide blue sea you can't find a nicer fish. But because Big Al is large and scary-looking, the little fish are afraid to get to know him. What can he do? He tries everything he can think of -- from disguising himself with seaweed to burrowing under the ocean floor so he'll look smaller. But something always goes wrong, and lonely Big Al wonders if he'll ever have a single friend. Then one frightening day, when a fishing net captures the other fish, Big Al gets the chance to prove what a wonderful friend he can be!
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9780689817229
9780887080753
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740L
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Grouping Title big al
Grouping Author clements andrew
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-04-19 10:05:52AM
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subject_facet Fishes -- Fiction, Fishes -- Juvenile fiction, Friendship -- Fiction
title_display Big Al
title_full Big Al / Andrew Clements ; [illustrated by] Yoshi, Big Al / Andrew Clements ; [illustrations,] Yoshi
title_short Big Al
topic_facet Fishes, Friendship