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Five-Minute True Stories: Animal Rescue - by Aubre Andrus (Hardcover)

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Specifications

Number of Pages: 160

Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Sub-Genre: Animals

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

Age Range: 4-8 Years

Book theme: Animal Welfare

Author: Aubre Andrus

Language: English

Street Date: March 27, 2018
TCIN: 53201693
UPC: 9781338200065
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-8434
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported

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About the Book



"In this new five-minute collection, kids will read twelve heart-warming true stories about animals that have been rescued from tough situations. The stories range from handicapped pets given a loving home to exotic wild animals rescued by caring humans with some help from special wildlife sanctuaries. Perfect as an introduction to nonfiction, young readers will learn simple facts about animals and their behaviors"--



Book Synopsis



Incredible and inspiring tales of rescued animals make the perfect five-minute bedtime stories!

In this new five-minute collection, kids will read 12 heartwarming true stories about animals that have been rescued from tough situations. The stories range from handicapped pets given a loving home to exotic wild animals rescued by caring humans with some help from special wildlife sanctuaries. Perfect as an introduction to nonfiction, young readers will learn simple facts about animals and their behaviors. The large font size, big colorful photographs, and fun foil cover are perfect for kids!



From the Back Cover



A little penguin travels thousands of miles to visit the man who saved him from an oil spill. A family of wolves was rescued after a wildfire broke out near their den. And two cows found a new home--and fell in love--when they were rescued by the same animal sanctuary! This collection includes twelve, heart-warming true stories about animals that needed a little help from their human friends. Perfect as an introduction to nonfiction, young readers will learn simple facts about animals and their behaviors--including how good it feels to help a friend in need!



Review Quotes




Praise for Five-Minute True Stories: Animal BFFs: "Warm and fuzzy tales paired with equally squee-worthy photos provide a gentle read for animal lovers." -- School Library Journal



About the Author



Aubre Andrus is an award-winning children's book author who has written for Scholastic, American Girl, Highlights for Children, and more. She loves writing for kids and teens on everything from babysitting tips to real-life animal friendships to fictional short stories. Visit her website at aubreandrus.com to learn more about her books.
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Estimated ship weight: 1.45 pounds
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