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The Resource Owen & Mzee : the language of friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kuhumbu ; with photographs by Peter Greste

Owen & Mzee : the language of friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kuhumbu ; with photographs by Peter Greste

Label
Owen & Mzee : the language of friendship
Title
Owen & Mzee
Title remainder
the language of friendship
Statement of responsibility
told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kuhumbu ; with photographs by Peter Greste
Title variation
  • Language of friendship
  • Owen and Mzee : the language of friendship
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Continues the story of the unusual friendship between Owen, a young orphaned hippo, and Mzee, a 130-year old Aldabra tortoise
Summary
Provides the true story of the strong relationship between Mzee, the 130-year-old tortoise, and Owen, the orphaned baby hippo rescued from the tsunami floods, that has developed between this unlikely pair through their special form of communication of soft sounds and gestures
Award
Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Nonfiction, 2010.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145527
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.63/5139
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
980
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
QL737.U57
LC item number
H382 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
980
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Owen & Mzee : the language of friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kuhumbu ; with photographs by Peter Greste
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: Owen and Mzee
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocm69013339
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780439899598
Lccn
2006015612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)69013339
  • (Sirsi) a901069
Label
Owen & Mzee : the language of friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kuhumbu ; with photographs by Peter Greste
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: Owen and Mzee
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocm69013339
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780439899598
Lccn
2006015612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)69013339
  • (Sirsi) a901069

Library Locations

    • Pasadena Public Library - Fairmont BranchBorrow it
      4330 Fairmint Parkway, Pasadena, TX, 77504, US
      29.6494481 -95.17796009999999
    • Pasadena Public Library - Central LibraryBorrow it
      1201 Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive, Pasadena, TX, 77506, US
      29.6929282 -95.1969043
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