Manatee Rescue

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Manatee Rescue
Written by Nicola Davies
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763678309
ISBN-13: 9780763678302
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Manatee Rescue

author: Nicola Davies
illustrator: Annabel Wright

series name:
Heroes of the Wild

Manuela had imagined that killing a manatee would be like killing a very big fish, just more exciting. But when her father successfully harpoons one, leaving its baby orphaned, she finds that her feelings have changed. She vows to rescue the baby manatee and return it to the river. But she soon realizes what an enormous task she’s taken on. Will she be able to save the baby manatee—and protect him from being hunted in the future, too?

Zoologist Nicola Davies merges a heart-pounding adventure with a conservation message triggered by a life-changing—and mind-changing—encounter.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$14.99 / $19.99
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763678309 /  9780763678302
on sale date:
01/2016
type/format:
Fiction - Illustrated Middle-grade / Hardback
age range:
7 yrs - 10 yrs
# of pages/size:
112 / 5 1/4" x 7 3/4"
grade range:
Grade 2 - Grade 5
 
subjects:
Animals; People & Places; Nature & The Natural World;
author’s comments:
Nicola Davies is a zoologist and the award-winning author of many books for children, includingSurprising Sharks, which was a Boston Globe–Horn Book Honor winner, and The Lion Who Stole My Arm, also illustrated by Annabel Wright. Nicola Davies lives in Wales.
illustrator’s comments:
Annabel Wright’s work has been used in campaigns for Amnesty International and the School of Visual Arts in New York and has also appeared in newspapers and magazines such as the Economist and theFinancial Times. She lives in Scotland.
 
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