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The Resource Best friends : the true story of Owen and Mzee, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by Carol Schwartz

Best friends : the true story of Owen and Mzee, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by Carol Schwartz

Label
Best friends : the true story of Owen and Mzee
Title
Best friends
Title remainder
the true story of Owen and Mzee
Statement of responsibility
by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by Carol Schwartz
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After a natural disaster, which resulted in the loss of his family, a baby hippo named Owen is taken to a zoo, where he and Mzee the tortoise form an unusual friendship
Member of
Summary
Follows Owen, a little hippo orphaned during a tsunami in Southeast Asia, as he arrives at an animal sanctuary and finds an unlikely best friend in a 130-year-old tortoise named Mzee
Award
Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award for Easy Nonfiction, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
290684
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.63/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 1.5
  • K-3
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
LC call number
QL737.U57
LC item number
E39 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
All aboard science reader. Station stop 1
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story of Owen and Mzee
Label
Best friends : the true story of Owen and Mzee, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by Carol Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19581067
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780448445670
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006031177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(IMchF)fol11328233
Label
Best friends : the true story of Owen and Mzee, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by Carol Schwartz
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19581067
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780448445670
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006031177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(IMchF)fol11328233

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