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Author Stanek, Linda.

Title Beco's big year : a baby elephant turns one / by Linda Stanek.

Imprint Powell, OH : Columbus Zoological Park Association, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 599.67 STA    DUE 11-07-19 Billed
Description 48 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 45-46).
Summary Celebrates and chronicles the surprise birth and endearing milestones of Beco, a baby Asian elephant, born at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Columbus, Ohio. Beco learns to swim, use his trunk, play with toys and follow directions, all under the watchful eye of his mother, Phoebe. Also included is information about baby elephants, how elephants are taken care of at the zoo, and a section on elephant conservation.
Audience 8 and up.
Subject Columbus Zoo -- Juvenile literature.
Columbus Zoo.
Beco (Elephant) -- Juvenile literature.
Phoebe (Elephant) -- Juvenile literature.
Elephants -- Infancy -- Juvenile literature.
Elephants -- Conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Captive elephants -- Juvenile literature.
Beco (Elephant)
Phoebe (Elephant)
Elephants -- Infancy.
Elephants -- Conservation.
Captive elephants.
ISBN 9780984155422 (hardcover)
0984155422 (hardcover)
9780984155439 (pbk.)
0984155430 (pbk.)

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