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The Resource Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste

Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste

Label
Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship
Title
Owen and Mzee
Title remainder
the true story of a remarkable friendship
Statement of responsibility
told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste
Title variation
  • True story of a remarkable friendship
  • Remarkable friendship
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Describes the heart-warming relationship between a baby hippo and a large turtle
  • This book tells the true story of two great friends, a baby hippo named Owen and a 130-year-old giant tortoise named Mzee, who adopted each other after the December 2004 tsunami. The coauthors are Craig Hatkoff and Paula Kahumbu
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hatkoff, Isabella
Dewey number
599.63/5139
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
QL737.U57
LC item number
H38 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hatkoff, Craig
  • Kahumbu, P.
  • Greste, Peter
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hippopotamus
  • Aldabra tortoise
  • Social behavior in animals
  • Hippopotamus
  • Aldabra tortoise
  • Social behavior in animals
  • Animals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book has been adapted from the original e-book, Owen and Mzee, by co-authors Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu, which was first launched on the WNBC New York Five O'Clock News, April 29, 2005, as part of the Tribeca Film Festival"--T.p. verso
Bar code
  • 31223075034992
  • 31223075035072
  • 31223075034976
  • 31223075034984
  • 31223075034893
  • 31223075034885
  • 31223089339684
  • 31223075035163
  • 31223075035197
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439829731
Isbn Type
(reinforced bdg.)
Lccn
2005021341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
994019429
Label
Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste
Publication
Note
"This book has been adapted from the original e-book, Owen and Mzee, by co-authors Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Dr. Paula Kahumbu, which was first launched on the WNBC New York Five O'Clock News, April 29, 2005, as part of the Tribeca Film Festival"--T.p. verso
Bar code
  • 31223075034992
  • 31223075035072
  • 31223075034976
  • 31223075034984
  • 31223075034893
  • 31223075034885
  • 31223089339684
  • 31223075035163
  • 31223075035197
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439829731
Isbn Type
(reinforced bdg.)
Lccn
2005021341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
994019429

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