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Tales of famous animals

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Published by Scholastic, Inc. in New York, USA .
Written in English

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This book shares the stories of nineteen famous animals, from presidential pets to heroic animals, like Balto the sled dog, and unique animals, like Koko the gorilla, Seabiscuit, and Punxsutawney Phil.

The Physical Object
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25432546M
ISBN 100545430291

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TALES OF FAMOUS ANIMALS won't just cover presidential pets; young readers will also learn about heroic animals like Balto the sled dog and unique animals like Koko the gorilla.

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