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Plastic free is the way to be!

Welcome to the tale of Walter the Whale, a rhyming tale about the waste and plastics found in our ocean and their effect on a helpless baby whale. This book is beautifully illustrated by artist James Whitehead and created in a way that engages young children about why they need to make small changes and to think about the effect our litter has on our environment. Walter's tale is the perfect gift for children who care about their natural world.

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Would you like a signed copy of the book?

Email us details of who the book is for and our illustrator James Whitehead will sign your copy and we will send it out to either you or your chosen recipient.


View the full tale of a tail on YouTube...

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The tale of a tail...

...this is the tale of Walter the whale, Walter the whale and his plastic tail! 

Walter the whale loved to swish through the sea, with all of his pals in his whale pod family. Each day a new adventure began, the sun would come up and away Walter swam. “Look at me!” said Walter to his pod family, “Look at me splash and make waves through the sea!” 

Poor little Walter the unsuspecting whale gets caught out by an old fishing net tail! His fate looks grim and his luck’s running out until he’s saved by a boy with his dad and his boat! This book is a classic tale about the importance of considering the effect non-biodegradable waste has on our natural world. This story is aimed at children in a sensitive approach to what is a serious issue. This beautifully illustrated tale demonstrates to youngsters that they have the power to individually make a difference and encourages them to shop smart and to help keep the beaches clean and the oceans clear so that whales like Walter have nothing to fear. 

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“We don’t need a handful of people doing zero waste perfectly. 

We need millions of people doing it imperfectly.”


Watch the Animated Read Along on YouTube!

Remember to like and share!

Enjoy Walter's tale in this story time read aloud narrated by character actor Charlie Barker. Enjoy it on screen with your family, classroom and friends!


Sell Walter the Whale in your shop...

...we currently sell batches of 10, 20, 50 and 100 books, contact us for prices.


Keep the beaches clean and the oceans clear and whales like Walter will have nothing to fear.


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