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Author: Paul Geraghty
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Tortuga, the tortoise, is caught in a storm and finds herself washed up on a remote island where raiding sea birds swoop down and steal her newly laid eggs. Exhausted and alone Tortuga desperately searches for a safe place to live and a new mate. But just as she feels all is lost she discovers that some of her eggs survived and have hatched into baby tortoises!

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- Paul travels extensively, visiting schools and libraries to talk about his work.


Paul Geraghty is an artist who never puts a foot wrong. Bookseller

Author description

Paul Geraghty was born in South Africa, and began drawing from an early age. Since moving to England in 1986, he has been an author/illustrator of many award-winning children's picture books and teenage fiction. He lives in Surrey.

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General Fields

  • : 9781849395571
  • : Random House Children's Books
  • : Andersen Press Ltd
  • : December 2012
  • : 265mm X 216mm X 4mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : chiefly col. Illustrations
  • : Paul Geraghty
  • : 32
  • : 823.92
  • : NE
  • : Paperback