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The Resource Courageous canine : and more true stories of amazing animal heroes, by Kelly Milner Halls

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

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Courageous canine : and more true stories of amazing animal heroes
Title
Courageous canine
Title remainder
and more true stories of amazing animal heroes
Statement of responsibility
by Kelly Milner Halls
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "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"--
  • "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!"--
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Summary
"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!"--
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  • Provided by publisher
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10222419
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
590
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
QL791
LC item number
.H18 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
560
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
National geographic kids. Chapters
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
and more true stories of amazing animal heroes
Label
Courageous canine : and more true stories of amazing animal heroes, by Kelly Milner Halls
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 111) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Binti Jua and Jambo: gorilla good guys.
  • Boy meets gorilla
  • Bringing up Binti
  • Another great ape
  • Lilly: courageous canine.
  • Love at first sight
  • Lilly to the rescue
  • A new career
  • Daring rescuers.
  • Shark attack!
  • A pod of protectors
  • Life savers
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781426313974
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding)
Lccn
2013004774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)843124145
  • (OCoLC)ocn843124145
  • 377970
Label
Courageous canine : and more true stories of amazing animal heroes, by Kelly Milner Halls
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 111) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Binti Jua and Jambo: gorilla good guys.
  • Boy meets gorilla
  • Bringing up Binti
  • Another great ape
  • Lilly: courageous canine.
  • Love at first sight
  • Lilly to the rescue
  • A new career
  • Daring rescuers.
  • Shark attack!
  • A pod of protectors
  • Life savers
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781426313974
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding)
Lccn
2013004774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)843124145
  • (OCoLC)ocn843124145
  • 377970

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