A boy observes and becomes fond of a swan as she finds a mate, has cygnets, and defends herself and her young from a fox.
|Statement||Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham.|
|Genre||Juvenile fiction., Fiction.|
|Contributions||Birmingham, Christian, ill.|
|LC Classifications||PZ10.3.M714 Si 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|LC Control Number||99058468|
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