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The white giraffe

St. John, Lauren, 1966-

New York : Puffin Books, 2008, c2006.

180 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

After a fire kills her parents, eleven-year-old Martine must leave England to live with her grandmother on a wildlife game reserve in South Africa, where she befriends a mythical white giraffe.

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ISBN:

978-0-14-241152-0

LC Call No:

PZ7.S77435 Wh 2008

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

St. John, Lauren, 1966-

Title:

The white giraffe / Lauren St. John ; [illustrations, David Dean].

Publisher:

New York : Puffin Books, 2008, c2006.

Physical:

180 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Notes:

"First published in Great Britain by Orion Children's Books, 2006"--T.p. verso.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, June 2007.

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, May 2007.

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, June 2007.

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, October 2007.

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), October 2007.

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, April 2007.

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, November 2007.

Summary:

After a fire kills her parents, eleven-year-old Martine must leave England to live with her grandmother on a wildlife game reserve in South Africa, where she befriends a mythical white giraffe.

Target Audience:

6.2.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Animals, Mythical--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Giraffe--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Orphans--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Game reserves--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Wildlife conservation--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Animals, Mythical--Fiction.

Subject:

Giraffe--Fiction.

Subject:

Orphans--Fiction.

Subject:

Game reserves--Fiction.

Subject:

Wildlife conservation--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Dean, David, 1976-, ill.

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