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The one and only Ivan

Author: Katherine Applegate
Publisher: London : HarperCollins Children's, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspired by a true story, this is the beautifully written tale of how a mighty gorilla wins his freedom. A winning blend of humour and poignancy that will appeal to fans of Michael Morpurgo. Ivan is an easy-going gorilla who has spent his life performing for the crowds at the Exit 8 shopping mall. He rarely misses life in the jungle. In fact, he hardly thinks about it at all. But everything changes when a baby  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Animal stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Applegate
ISBN: 9780007455331 000745533X
OCLC Number: 758982651
Awards: Newbery Medal 2013
Description: 256 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Katherine Applegate.
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Winner of the Newbery Medal 2013 Inspired by a true story, this is the beautifully written tale of how a mighty gorilla wins his freedom. A winning blend of humour and poignancy that will appeal to  Read more...

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