Before Jane Goodall, “no one had ever observed wild chimpanzees for more than two months. [She] would eventually study three generations of chimpanzees over a 55-year period.” Foreword by Jane Goodall. All about chimpanzees. “Gombe Family Scrapbook.“ Time line. Maps of Gombe. Further resources. Notes. Index. Author’s note. Black-and-white and full-color photographs and illustrations.
Untamed: The Wild Life of Jane GoodallBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781426315190 Format: Print Book Edition: Library edition Publisher: National Geographic Page Count: 96 Authors: Anita Silvey, Jane Goodall Accelerated Reader: Level: 7.4, Points: 2 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 10.4, Points: 5 Lexile: Level: 1100L Awards & Honors: 2016 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prizes for Excellence in Science Books, Finalist, Middle Grades
2015 Parents’ Choice Book Awards
Nonfiction, Gold; 2016 Amelia Bloomer List, Middle Grade–Nonfiction
Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2015, Informational Books for Older Readers
100 Notable Titles for Reading and Sharing 2015, Children’s Books
2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 3–5
2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Elementary / Middle Grade Nonfiction
Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017
Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Biography and Memoir
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