Hippopotamus had a spotamus . . . on her bottomus! It's a blister! said her sister. It's measles! said Weasel. It's hippopox! said Fox. But in the end the spotamus turns out to be something hilariously unexpected!
The Very Cranky Bear
On a cold, rainy day in the jungle, four animal friends hide in a cave to play, but unexpectedly meet a very cranky bear trying to nap.
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This book gives readers a "behind the scenes" look five nonprofit sanctuaries and rescue zoos, where wild animals and exotic pets, that have been "domesticated" and can no longer survive in the wild are taken and cared for.
Saving Lives and Changing Hearts
From a donkey sanctuary in Canada to a bear rescue centre in China, this book examines numerous efforts around the world to rescue and care for animals in need.
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To work off a family debt, ten-year-old Hastin leaves his desert village in India to work as a circus elephant keeper but many challenges await him, including trying to keep Nandita, a sweet elephant, safe from the cruel circus owner.
The One and Only Ivan
When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.
Tua and the Elephant
In Chiang Mai, Thailand, nine-year-old Tua releases an abused elephant from its chains--can she complete the rescue by getting it to an elephant refuge without being caught herself?