Now the New York Times Bestseller is adapted for the youngest readers.
Owen and Mzee's true story of friendship continues! Owen the baby hippo, who was separated from his mother during the devastating tsunami in Southeast Asia, chose Mzee the giant tortoise as his friend--and the pair's bond only continues to grow.
This story of survival and hope has captured the hearts of people the world over who marvel as the two unique friends spend their days together. As any good friend knows, you don't need words to show you care.
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When Isabella Hatkoff, at age six, saw a photograph of Owen and Mzee, she asked her father, Craig Hatkoff is the co-founder of the Tribeca Film Festival and of Turtle Pond Publications. They live in Manhattan.
Dr. Paula Kahumbu, ecologist and Generl Manager of Lafarge Eco Systems, oversees Owen and Mzee's care in Mombasa, Kenya. Peter Greste is an internationally recognized photojournalist and broadcaster for the BBC. He currently lives in Mombasa, Kenya.
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Book Description Cartwheel Books, 2008. Board book. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0545037662
Book Description Cartwheel Books, 2008. Board book. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110545037662