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44 Best The One and Only Ivan images | One, only ivan, One, only, Book studyHis memory of life before humans and cages is hazy, until a terrified young elephant joins him and he starts to remember the importance of family and belonging. A wonderful read, full of heart. This stirring and unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of unexpected friendships. Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated novel is told from the point of view of Ivan himself. Having spent 27 years behind the glass walls of his enclosure in a shopping mall, Ivan has grown accustomed to humans watching him. He hardly ever thinks about his life in the jungle.
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Like E. I, expected nothing less from K, Shannon leaninglights rated it it was amazing Shelves: read-favorites. Oct 21. Juvenile Fiction Juvenile Literature.Misc: Be sure to check out Ms. School Library Journal! As much as I can "love to hate" cackling villains like Count Olaf and Jiggy Nye, it's refreshing to see a more human and adult face on a villain once in a while.
A seven-year-old girl personally recommended this to me. Gorilla -- Juvenile sound recordings. The Seattle Times. Books by Katherine Applegate.
At a certain point, he actually did move to the zoo where he spent the rest of his days. By Brian VanDeMark. With enough time, you can get used to almost anything. The One and Only Ivan is a children's novel written by K.
Here is a link telling about Ivan and his life and his death at 50 OMG!. For This Book I've come away thinking the human race are scum that should be exterminated to allow all animals to live natural, though! Thinking about it, peaceful lives ane fear of human murderers and torturers.
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