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Publisher's Summary

Forrest Gump meets Woody Allen in this endearing story about a sea turtle seeking to be reunited with the love of his life.

When Akela is separated from his migrant soulmate Kalea, he will do anything to be reunited with her. Journey with this charming and neurotic sea turtle as he crosses paths with celebrities, politicians, and other moments in history with unbreakable determination to be reunited with his love.

©2019 Ryan Uytdewilligen & BHC Press (P)2020 Ryan Uytdewilligen & BHC Press

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Great performance, but story lackluster

I really did not enjoy most of the story itself. There was a lot of internal dialogue that droned on and on. However, the narrator did a great job. I especially appreciated that he sang the songs instead of just reading the words. The duet was really a surprise and great touch.