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Courageous canine : and more true stories of amazing animal heroes / by Kelly Milner Halls.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J 590 HAR (Text) 37743002187393 Children Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545624558
  • ISBN: 054562455X
  • ISBN: 9780545615433 (sch. mkt.)
  • ISBN: 0545615437 (sch. mkt.)
  • Physical Description: 111 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 111) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"National Geographic Kids Chapter books pick up where the best-selling National Geographic Readers series leaves off, offering young animal lovers who are ready for short chapters lively, true stories just right to carry in your backpack, share with your friends, and read under the covers at night. Follow along as National Geographic Kids Chapters' presents a trio of true stories about incredible acts of animal heroism. Courageous Canine features an amazing pup named Lilly who sacrifices her own life to save her owner, a brave pod of dolphins who face a great white shark to save a stranger, and a mother gorilla, who in mourning her own baby, saves a 3-year-old boy who falls into her zoo enclosure. Filled with gorgeous photographs, sidebars, and fun facts, Courageous Canine will leave young readers hungry for more"-- Provided by publisher.
"In Courageous Canine, you'll read three true stories of amazing animal heroes. First meet Lilly, a playful pit bull who bravely pulled her owner from the path of a speeding train; two pods of dolphins that saved swimmers from the most powerful predator on the planet; and two gorillas that proved just how alike apes and humans really are. Follow along on their incredible adventures as these awesome animals save the day!"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
550 Lexile.
Subject: Animal heroes.
Animal heroes > Juvenile literature.

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