Animal Heroes: The Wolves, Camels, Elephants, Dogs, Cats, Horses, Penguins, Dolphins, And Other Remarkable Animals by Julia MobergAnimal Heroes: The Wolves, Camels, Elephants, Dogs, Cats, Horses, Penguins, Dolphins, And Other Remarkable Animals by Julia Moberg

Animal Heroes: The Wolves, Camels, Elephants, Dogs, Cats, Horses, Penguins, Dolphins, And Other…

byJulia MobergIllustratorJeff Albrecht Studios

Hardcover | April 10, 2017

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Discover 40 fascinating stories of remarkable animal heroes told with humorous rhymes, fun historical facts, and zany illustrations.

Take a look at the remarkable roles animals undertake every day to help humans and other animals. Inwonderfully rhythmic poetry, these stories tell thetales of animals that performed heroic acts, rescued people, saved lives, and even prevented disasters.

From a dog named Delta whosaved her owner's life three timesbefore Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD, to LuLu thepotbellied pig who called for help when her human got sick, these stories will resonate with readers andanimal loversof all ages. InAnimal Heroesyou'll discover why General George Washington returned a little dog to the British and probably saved thousands of lives. Ever heard of the heroic baboon named Jackie who acted as a WWI soldier in the frontline trenches of France and Flanders? Incredible stories like this await!

Julia Mobergis the author of the young adult novelSkies Over Sweetwater(2008); the award-winningPresidential Pets(2012), which was honored as the official book for the Clinton Foundation's Presidential Pets exhibition at the Clinton Presidential Center; and Historical Animals (2015).Her books have been Children's Book-of-the-Month Club...
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Title:Animal Heroes: The Wolves, Camels, Elephants, Dogs, Cats, Horses, Penguins, Dolphins, And Other…Format:HardcoverDimensions:96 pages, 10.25 × 9.5 × 0.5 inPublished:April 10, 2017Publisher:Walter Foster JrLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1633221598

ISBN - 13:9781633221598

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"Students will enjoy picking up this book and learning about the valiant animals that risked their lives for others"
- School Library Connection