主題詞：Whales--Juvenile poetry. ; Snails--Juvenile poetry. ; Voyages and travels--Juvenile poetry. ; Stories in rhyme.
Wanting to sail beyond its rock, a tiny snail hitches a ride on the tail of a humpback whale. Together they travel the oceans, visiting places all over the world, until one day the whale becomes stranded in a bay and it's the snail's turn to ensure the whale gets rescued.