The elephant keeper: caring for orphaned elephants in Zambia
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Contributors:
Covo, Pedro, 1988- illustrator.
Series:
Published:
Toronto, Ontario : Kids Can Press, [2017].
Format:
Book
ISBN:
9781771385619, 1771385618
Physical Desc:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
880L
Rating:
880
Status:
Huron Street - Children's Nonfiction
J ANIMALS MAMMALS i
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Publisher Annotation: When teenage Aaron discovers a baby elephant nearly drowning in the swimming pool at the guest lodge where he works, he acts quickly and manages to save the animal just in time. The rescued baby is brought to an elephant orphanage for care, and given the name Zambezi. When Aaron is offered a job at the orphanage, his life is suddenly transformed, as he discovers a bond of friendship with Zambezi and his lifelong vocation as an elephant keeper.

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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.3, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
880

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Description
Publisher Annotation: When teenage Aaron discovers a baby elephant nearly drowning in the swimming pool at the guest lodge where he works, he acts quickly and manages to save the animal just in time. The rescued baby is brought to an elephant orphanage for care, and given the name Zambezi. When Aaron is offered a job at the orphanage, his life is suddenly transformed, as he discovers a bond of friendship with Zambezi and his lifelong vocation as an elephant keeper.
Target Audience
880,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,MG,5.3,1.0,190286
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APA Citation (style guide)

Ruurs, M., & Covo, P. (2017). The elephant keeper: caring for orphaned elephants in Zambia. Toronto, Ontario: Kids Can Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ruurs, Margriet and Pedro Covo. 2017. The Elephant Keeper: Caring for Orphaned Elephants in Zambia. Toronto, Ontario: Kids Can Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ruurs, Margriet and Pedro Covo, The Elephant Keeper: Caring for Orphaned Elephants in Zambia. Toronto, Ontario: Kids Can Press, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Ruurs, Margriet,, and Pedro Covo. The Elephant Keeper: Caring for Orphaned Elephants in Zambia. Toronto, Ontario: Kids Can Press, 2017. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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