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Author Einhorn, Kama, 1969- author.

Title Welcome, wombat / Kama Einhorn ; photographs by Phil Melzer, Donna Stepan & Jacky Ling.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 599.24 EIN    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 599.24 EIN    Available
Description 159 pages : color illustrations, map ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series True tales of rescue
True tales of rescue.
Audience Ages 7-10.
Summary "Photo-packed series explores the stories and science behind animal sanctuaries. A up-close look at what life is like at a real wombat sanctuary in Australia - straight from a wombat herself in a nonfiction chapter book for elementary-aged readers."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Rescue. Helping hands : the kindness of strange humans -- Pinky with a problem -- Chance the chatter-bat -- The wombat wishing star -- Recovery -- Creature care : getting healthy & strong -- Lending a paw -- Bulldozers of the bush -- Dirt palaces -- Velvet playtime -- Rehabilitation. School days : learning the wombat way -- School supplies -- Creature classes -- Glorious grass -- Turning wild? -- Release. Graduation : the great adventure -- Sanctuary stars -- One step closer -- Wild boy -- Epilogue : lucky stars.
Subject Melzer, Phil -- Juvenile literature.
Stepan, Donna -- Juvenile literature.
Sleepy Burrows Wombat Sanctuary -- Juvenile literature.
Wombats -- Conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife rehabilitation -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife rescue -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Melzer, Phil, photographer.
Stepan, Donna, photographer.
Ling, Jacky, photographer.
ISBN 9781328767028 hardcover
1328767027 hardcover

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