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Author Holmes, Mary Tavener.

Title A giraffe goes to Paris / by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell.

Imprint Tarrytown, NY : Marshall Cavendish Children, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Fiction    jO HOLMES,MAR    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction    HOLMES,MAR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 31 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Summary Recounts the 1827 journey of a young giraffe named Belle, a gift from the Pasha of Egypt to King Charles X of France, as she makes her way by boat and land to Paris, accompanied by her devoted caretaker, Atir.
Study Program Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning LG 4.2 0.5
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.
Giraffe -- Juvenile fiction.
Animal introduction -- Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Giraffe -- Fiction.
Animal introduction -- Fiction.
France -- History -- Charles X, 1824-1830 -- Juvenile fiction.
France -- History -- Charles X, 1824-1830 -- Fiction.
Added Author Harris, John, 1950 July 7- joint author.
Cannell, Jon ill.
ISBN 9780761455950 (reinforced) : $17.99
0761455957 (reinforced) : $17.99

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