Coming May 1: The Eye of the Whale


The Eye of the WhaleJennifer O’Connell reports that her new book, The Eye of the Whale, will be released May 1. This picture book brings to life the true story of a humpback whale disentanglement rescue that took place off the coast of California in 2005. Once freed, the whale’s rare and remarkable behavior toward the divers reflected a powerful connection and has been celebrated around the world.

On May 8, at 10:30 am, Jennifer will be giving a presentation to local students about creating The Eye of the Whale at Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC.

On May 19, from 12-3 pm, Jennifer will have a book signing of The Eye of the Whale at the Smithsonian’s Museum of Natural History Family Store at 10th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC.



Author Visits

Book Trailers