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Children's Fiction Beginner

Cyril the Seagull

by (author) Patricia Lines

illustrated by Kim La Fave

Nightwood Editions
Initial publish date
Jan 1991
Beginner, General, Birds
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Jan 1991
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1


Young Cyril the Seagull has an embarrassing problem: he gets seasick. But then there is a fierce storm off the west coast of BC and Cyril has a chance to prove himself.

About the authors

Patricia Lines lives in Duncan, BC, where she was born. She has been a teacher of dancing, and she and her husband were dairy farmers for twenty-five years.

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Kim La Fave, a Governor General's Award-winning artist, is the illustrator of Amos's Sweater (by Janet Lunn) -- winner of the Ruth Schwartz Children's Book Award and the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for illustration -- Follow That Star (by Kenneth Oppel), I Am Small (by Cherrie Fitch), the bestselling The Bones and Skeleton Book (by Steven Cumbaa) and many other children's books. He lives in Roberts Creek, BC.

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