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The white giraffe

Author: Lauren St John; David Dean
Publisher: London : Orion Children's, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After a fire kills her parents, eleven-year-old Martine must leave England to live with her grandmother on a wildlife game reserve in South Africa, where she befriends a mythical white giraffe.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Children's fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren St John; David Dean
ISBN: 9781842555637 1842555634
OCLC Number: 123375343
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: 184 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Lauren St. John ; illustrated by David Dean.

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The first of Lauren St John's heartwarming White Giraffe series, featuring the adventures of a young orphan girl and a magical white giraffe in exotic Africa.  Read more...

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'enthralling... we may not all have a white giraffe to make life easier, but his book remainds us that even the most miserable situation can get better.' -- John Millen * SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST * Read more...

 
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