Jimmy the Joey

Jimmy the Joey

The True Story of An Amazing Koala Rescue

Book - 2013
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This warm and inspirational photographic picture book for ages 4 to 8 is a compelling and uplifting true story, with a sweet message about coping with loss that draws attention to an important and threatened wild animal. Jimmy is an adorable baby koala whose tender tale is sure to strike at the heartstrings of every animal lover. Readers will marvel at Jimmy's new life at Koala Hospital, being raised by loving human caregivers and interacting with other koalas healing from injury. The book also introduces young readers to the need for conservational awareness: Through Jimmy's life story readers will come to understand the many obstacles koalas and other species face today.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2013
ISBN: 9781426313714
Branch Call Number: J 599 .25 ROS
Characteristics: 1 v (unpaged) :,col. ill., col. maps ;,25 cm
Additional Contributors: Kelly, Susan (Video journalist)


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PimaLib_Kids Mar 24, 2016

I liked it when Jimmy was learning to climb. Jacob, age 10.

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