The Whale the Sea and the Stars



  • A moving story of a little whale’s first journey into the world — her excitement, challenges, fears and wonder
  • This special coming-of-age tale is filled with universal themes of love, family bonds, discovering independence and making a home for yourself
  • A celebration of our oceans’ amazing ecology — Macho clearly shows his love and passion for the natural world through illustrations which are teeming with life
  • A bestselling picture book from the Czech Republic


It’s time for Gerda, the little whale, to leave home. Her adventures take her from the warm waters of the equator to the freezing poles. Until one day she realises she wants to find somewhere to stay forever. How will Gerda know she’s found the right sea?