Clara: The (Mostly) True Story of the Rhinoceros Who Dazzled Kings, Inspired Artists, and Won the Hearts of Everyone . . . While She Ate Her Way Up and Down a Continent!

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Clara: The (Mostly) True Story of the Rhinoceros Who Dazzled Kings, Inspired Artists, and Won the Hearts of Everyone . . . While She Ate Her Way Up and Down a Continent!

by Emily Arnold McCully

First Release:

July 2016

ISBN: 9780553522471

1880s: Europeans thought rhinos were mythical beasts, so Captain Van der Meer took his “Clarakin” on tour. She ate so much that sometimes the captain went hungry in order to feed her. Author’s note. Resources. Map. Full-color illustrations rendered in pen-and-ink and watercolor.

 
  • ISBN: 9780553522471
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Library edition with trade jacket added
    Publisher: Schwartz & Wade
    Page Count: 48
    Trim Size: 11 1/2" x 9 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.9, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 4.5, Points: 3
    Lexile: Level: 730L
    Awards & Honors: Booklist 2016 Lasting Connections, Social Studies
    Genre: Fic
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