The Watcher: Jane Goodall’s Life with the Chimps

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The Watcher: Jane Goodall’s Life with the Chimps

by Jeanette Winter

ISBN: 9780375967740

First Release:

August 2011

Young Jane imagined talking to animals, like Dr. Dolittle, and living with apes, like Tarzan. She followed her dreams to Africa—and pioneered chimpanzee study. Author’s note. Suggestions for further reading. Full-color illustrations rendered in acrylic paint and pen.

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  • ISBN: 9780375967740
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Schwartz & Wade
    Page Count: 48
    Trim Size: 8 1/2" x 8 1/2"
    Dewey Classification: 590.92
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.6, Points: 5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 4, Points: 1
    Lexile: Level: AD820L
    Awards & Honors: Booklist 2011 Editors' Choice, Books for Youth, Nonfiction, Middler Readers; 2011 Top 10 Books for Youth, Biographies; Booklist Top 10 Books for Youth, Science & Health; Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Books of 2011; Booklist Lasting Connections of 2012, Science; Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12: 2012; ALA Notable Children 's Book 2012, Middle; Booklist Top 10 Books for Youth 2012, Environment; 2012 CCBC Choices
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