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How Giraffe got such a long neck-- and why Rhino is so grumpy / retold by Michael Rosen ; pictures by John Clementson.

Rosen, Michael, 1946- (Author). Clementson, John, (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library JE ROS (Text) 39206017037290 J Picture Book - Animals Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Chandler Branch Library JE ROS (Text) 39206017037308 J Picture Book - Animals Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0803716214 :
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, [1993]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published under title: The first giraffe.
"Published in Great Britain by Studio Editions Ltd as The First Giraffe."--Page facing t.p.
Summary, etc.:
During a terrible drought in which there is nothing to eat, Man prepares a magic herb that results in Giraffe's long neck so he can reach the high leaves on the trees and a grumpy Rhino, who arrives too late for the magic.
Subject: Giraffe > Folklore.
Rhinoceroses > Folklore.
Folklore > Africa, East.

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