When Samuel first moves to the Arctic, he is rude and unfriendly. But Irniq gives him a chance, and the boys become friends but the boys soon quarrel and drift apart. One day, Irniq finds a trapped whale under the ice, and doesn't know what to do. Luckily, Samuel appears and knows exactly who can help. Will the boys save the whale in time? Skylarks is a wonderful series of illustrated stories with chapters for young readers who are growing in confidence. Each story is approximately 2000 words broken into 7 or 8 chapters.
Kathryn White is the author of "Here Comes the Crocodile," "The Nutty Nut Chase," and "When They Fight," among others. Evelyne Duverne is the author of "Sarah."