The cub & the calf.

Author:Hirsch, Julia
Position:'Arctic Tale' - Brief article - Book review
 
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Arctic Tale (National Geographic Books, $30), the adult companion book to the 2007 film of the same name (adapted by Donnali Fifield), follows the lives of Nanu, the polar bear cub, and Seela, the walrus calf. Adapted from the movie narration, the book details the parallel life cycles of the two animals. But this wildlife tale introduces a new challenge: global warming. Both animals face the catastrophic effects of human waste and the...

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