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

Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and 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 Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste
Title variation
  • Owen and Mzee
  • True story of a remarkable friendship
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of two great friends: a baby hippo named Owen and a 130-year old giant tortoise named Mzee
Summary
Details through text and photographs the special bond shared by Owen, an orphaned hippo, and Mzee, a 130-year-old giant tortoise
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2007
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145526
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.63/5139
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 920
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QL737.U57
LC item number
H38 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book has been adapted from the original e-book, Owen and Mzee, which was first launched on the WNBC New York Five O'Clock News as part of the Tribeca Film Festival"--T.p. verso
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
20739280
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439829731
Lccn
2005021341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(DLC) 2005021341
Label
Owen and Mzee : the true story of a remarkable friendship, told by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, and Paula Kahumbu ; photographs by Peter Greste
Publication
Note
"This book has been adapted from the original e-book, Owen and Mzee, which was first launched on the WNBC New York Five O'Clock News as part of the Tribeca Film Festival"--T.p. verso
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
20739280
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439829731
Lccn
2005021341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(DLC) 2005021341

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