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The story of giraffe

Author: Guido Pigni; Ronald Hermsen
Publisher: Asheville, N.C. : Front Street, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : English : 1st U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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After learning that he cannot board Noah's ark until he finds a girl giraffe to go with him, Giraffe asks other creatures for help but, while they teach him valuable lessons, none can help with the main problem.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Guido Pigni; Ronald Hermsen
ISBN: 9781932425871 193242587X
OCLC Number: 70334804
Language Note: Translated from the Dutch.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Verhaal van Giraffe.
Responsibility: conceived and illustrated by Guido Pigni ; words by Ronald Hermsen.

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After Noah insists that Giraffe find a girlfriend to join him on the ark, Giraffe travels to the ends of the earth in search of her. He explores oceans, deserts, polar regions, savannas and along the  Read more...

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"Pigni's artfully designed paintings evocatively capture the journey and include a humorous close-up peek inside a mouse hole, and a stark silhouette of the giraffe running alone during the flood." Read more...

 
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