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Endangered!

Rick Wilkinson

Endangered!

working to save animals at risk

by Rick Wilkinson

  • 360 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Allen & Unwin in Crows Nest, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Endangered species -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Wildlife conservation -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Zoos -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRick Wilkinson.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL84.7.A1 W56 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3761262M
      ISBN 101865086649
      LC Control Number2003464663
      OCLC/WorldCa55016848

        Book reviews. Endangered Eliot Schrefer Review by Brooke Allen. November Set in the dark jungles of Congo, Endangered chronicles year-old Sophie’s accidental mission to save a group of bonobos when the country is overtaken by civil war. When she arrives in Congo for the summer, Sophie feels unenthusiastic about the mandatory visit to. Endangered Species: Save Our Species Coloring Book There are over 1, different species in the United States that are listed as threatened or endangered. This picture book will introduce you to 21 plant and animal species found in the United States, nearly all of which are either endangered .

      In Endangered, who does Otto bring with him to the wild enclosure fence at the end of the book? A female bonobo and a male baby In Endangered, who is the first bonobo to enter the wild enclosure at the end of the book? The WWF online bookstore features a selection of books written by WWF staff, books funded by WWF, and books recommended by our experts on various topics related to our conservation work. Through the Associates program, WWF receives between 4% and 8% of any purchase on originating from the WWF website.

      Using 'Endangered' as an illustration, Box uses most of the narrative laying out a very complex series of characters and events, which is great. However, as I see with some of my other favorite mystery writers, there is a tendency to 'cram' a great deal of facts and events into the final few pages, which always leaves me wanting.   Buy a cheap copy of Endangered book by C.J. Box. Free shipping over $ Skip to content. Search Button. Categories Collectibles Movies & TV Blog Share to Facebook. Share to Pinterest. Share to Twitter. ISBN: ISBN Endangered (Book #15 in the Joe.


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Endangered is a marvelous book for teens, but it is a book adults should read as well. It deals with the plight of endangered bonobos, but not in a didactic way. Rather, the reader experiences along with Sophie, the young protagonist, the perilous political situation in the Congo and is led to see through Sophie's eyes all the complexities that make saving the bonobos difficult/5().

Endangered (A Joe Pickett Novel Book 15) and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - /5(2K).

Endangered by Eliot Schrefer is a beautiful realistic fiction book about a girl named Sophie who has to spend her summer caring for bonobos. When Sophie has to travel to Congo, a dangerous country on its way to war, She is not thrilled.

As an American Teenager, working /5. Save to: Total: Endangered. The compelling tale of a girl who must save a group of bonobos — and herself — from a violent coup.p>The Congo is a dangerous place, even for people who are trying to do good. Tim Flach is a great photographer.

The book hits an emotional note with beautiful photographs of endangered animals. Cautionary note about ordering this type of large format, quality finished book from Amazon - The first book I ordered was warped from improper storage; Amazon customer service was responsive and thoughtful replacing the book/5(60).

Endangered is another very solid effort by C. Box. It is the 15th novel about Joe Pickett, a straight-arrow, tough-minded, down-to-earth Game Warden in Wyoming. The book is well plotted, well written and has excellent characters/5.

ENDANGERED by Pamela Beason is the first book in the Sam Westin Mystery series. It was an exhilarating, suspenseful, and tense story. It was an exhilarating, suspenseful, and tense story. Summer (Sam) Westin has held a variety of jobs, but is currently a freelance wilderness writer working for the Save the Wilderness Fund/5.

In ENDANGERED, Eliot Schrefer plunges us into a heart-stopping exploration of the things we do to survive, the sacrifices we make to help others, and the tangled geography that ties us all, human and animal, together. Praise for Endangered. Finalist for the National Book. Endangered, written by Eliot Schrefer, is the story of Sophie Biyoya-Ciardulli and her life with her mother in the Congo.

Sophie is the child of a white man and a black woman. She spends her early years in the Congo until her father gets a job in Miami, Florida. This DK Eyewitness book is a comprehensive exploration of endangered creatures around the world, including factors that are driving them toward extinction and ways that we can help them survive.

Blocks of text and diverse photographs keep even the most casual reader interested in turning the : Jennifer Bove. Endangered by Lamar Giles is a young adult thriller that actually has a pretty great premise, and having loved Giles's last book, I was very optimistic about this novel.

In being optimistic, I broke one of my own personal rules: Never go into a book with expectations/5. This book looks at why some animals have become endangered due to changes in their habitat. Examples include animals in the Arctic that rely on ice for hunting face the challenge of melting ice due to climate change, the populations of animals born only on particular islands and nowhere else are shrinking, and many kinds of ocean animals are.

endangered species, any plant or animal species whose ability to survive and reproduce has been jeopardized by human activities. In the U.S.

government, in accordance with the U.S. Endangered Species Act (), classified native species as endangered or threatened, including animals such as the Florida panther, the Key deer, the San Joaquin kit fox, the northern spotted owl, the.

Praise for ENDANGERED: A National Book Award Finalist Winner of the Green Earth Prize An ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults choice “Dazzling, big-hearted As riveting as the action is, it's the nuanced portraits of the characters, human and ape, that make the story so deeply affecting.” – THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW/5(18).

From National Book Award Finalist Eliot Schrefer comes the compelling tale of a girl who must save a group of bonobos -- and herself -- from a violent coup.

Congo is a dangerous place, even for people who are trying to do good. When Sophie has to visit her mother at her sanctuary for bonobos, she’s not thrilled to be there. Then Otto, an infant bonobo, comes into her life, and for the first 4/5(24).

C. Box is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Joe Pickett series, five stand-alone novels, and the story collection Shots Fired. He has won the Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and two Barry awards, as well as the French Prix Calibre and a French Elle magazine literary books have been translated into twenty-seven languages/5(62).

Endangered is one of the most beautiful yet saddest books I have ever read. It shows the complexity and the greatness of the natural world while highlighting the real /5. SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Endangered by Eliot Schrefer. A critically acclaimed National Book Award finalist, Eliot Schrefer’s young adult. Established inThe International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List of Threatened Species has evolved to become the world’s most comprehensive information source on the global conservation status of animal, fungi and plant species.

The IUCN Red List is a critical indicator of the health of the world’s biodiversity. Far more than a list of species and their status, it is a. In ENDANGERED, Eliot Schrefer plunges us into a heart-stopping exploration of the things we do to survive, the sacrifices we make to help others, and the tangled geography that ties us all, human and animal, together.

National Book Award Finalist for Young Peoples Literature%(). Edgar Award nominee for Best Young Adult Mystery. Endangered is a thrilling page-turner perfect for fans of Barry Lyga’s I Hunt Killers, from acclaimed author Lamar Giles, author of the Edgar Award–nominated Fake ID. The one secret she cares about keeping—her identity—is about to be exposed.

That is, unless Lauren “Panda” Daniels—an anonBrand: HarperCollins Publishers.Critically Endangered (Endangered Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by Austin, NS. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Critically Endangered (Endangered Series Book 1)/5().Endangered is a young adult novel by Eliot Schrefer that traces the experiences of the young teenager Sophie Biyoya-Ciardulli, a mixed-race girl who has grown up between the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the United States.

Sophie's mother runs a sanctuary for bonobos, an endangered species of apes, near Kinshasa, the DRC's capital city.