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  • ISBN: 9780061778872 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0061778877 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 24 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers : 2008.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Laura Flanagan.
Summary, etc.:
An elephant never forgets . . . but can she dream? For forty-one years, Samson Brown has been caring for Hannah, the lone elephant at the down-at-the-heels Max L. Biedelman Zoo. Having vowed not to retire until an equally loving and devoted caretaker is found to replace him, Sam rejoices when smart, compassionate Neva Wilson is hired as the new elephant keeper. But Neva quickly discovers what Sam already knows: that despite their loving care, Hannah is isolated from other elephants and her feet are nearly ruined from standing on hard concrete all day. Using her contacts in the zookeeping world, Neva and Sam hatch a plan to send Hannah to an elephant sanctuary-just as the zoo's angry, unhappy director launches an aggressive revitalization campaign that spotlights Hannah as the star attraction, inextricably tying Hannah's future to the fate of the Max L. Biedelman Zoo. A charming, poignant, and captivating novel certain to enthrall readers of Water for Elephants, Diane Hammond's Hannah's Dream is a beautifully told tale rich in heart, humor, and intelligence.
Target Audience Note:
840 Lexile.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Zoos > Fiction.
Elephants > Fiction.
Zoo keepers > Fiction.
Washington (State) > Fiction.

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