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5 edition of Song of the giraffe found in the catalog.

Song of the giraffe

by Shannon K. Jacobs

  • 286 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baobab -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Africa -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    Hoping for the respect of her tribe and inspired by a dream, Kisana braves a dangerous journey to find the fruit of the baobab tree and a long-lost spring.

    Edition Notes

    j-133,996

    Statementby Shannon K. Jacobs ; illustrated by Pamela Johnson.
    GenreJuvenile fiction
    SeriesSpringboard books
    ContributionsJohnson, Pamela.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination54 p. :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23260849M
    ISBN 100316455555

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