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Passion for Elephants : The Real Life Adventure of Field Scientist Cynthia Moss (School And Library)

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A science and nature biography of Cynthia Moss, the elephant expert, by the author of Caldecott Honor book One Cool FriendCynthia Moss was never afraid of BIG things. As a kid, she loved to ride through the countryside on her tall horse. She loved to visit faraway places. And she especially loved to learn about nature and the world around her. So when Cynthia traveled to Africa and met the world’s most ENORMOUS land animal, the African elephant, at Amboseli National Park in Kenya, she knew she had found her life’s work.Cynthia has spent years learning everything she can about elephants and sharing these fascinating creatures with the world. She is a scientist, nature photographer, and animal-rights activist, fighting against the ivory poachers who kill so many elephants for their tusks.This lyrical and accessible picture book gives kids a glimpse of what scientists do in the real world and inspires them to dream of accomplishing BIG things.
A science and nature biography of Cynthia Moss, the elephant expert, by the author of Caldecott Honor book One Cool Friend

Cynthia Moss was never afraid of BIG things. As a kid, she loved to ride through the countryside on her tall horse. She loved to visit faraway places. And she especially loved to learn about nature and the world around her. So when Cynthia traveled to Africa and met the world?s most ENORMOUS land animal, the African elephant, at Amboseli National Park in Kenya, she knew she had found her life?s work.

Cynthia has spent years learning everything she can about elephants and sharing these fascinating creatures with the world. She is a scientist, nature photographer, and animal-rights activist, fighting against the ivory poachers who kill so many elephants for their tusks.

This lyrical and accessible picture book gives kids a glimpse of what scientists do in the real world and inspires them to dream of accomplishing BIG things.
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Animals / Elephants, Biography + Autobiography / Women, Science + Nature / Zoology
Format: Library
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Toni Buzzeo
Language: English
Street Date: September 29, 2015
TCIN: 23948119
UPC: 9780399187254
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-9734
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