For read-aloud or readers ages 4 – 8
Illustrated by Chris Bivins
Recipient of a 2001 Henry Bergh Children’s
Book Honor by the American Society for the
Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).
New neighbors mean new friends for a boy who lives deep in the forest. But when animals start turning up in odd places, young Zack discovers the wisdom of leaving space for his old friends – furred, feathered, and fanged – as well as his new ones. Endorsed by wildlife experts and supplemented by a Free Parents' & Teachers' Guide.
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- “Very highly recommended for family, school, and community library children's book collections. Chris Bivins' vividly colored illustrations are a perfect showcase for Joni Sensel 's lively, original, and imaginative story.”
- Children's Bookwatch
- “The perfect resource. Wonderfully illustrated.”
- American Humane Association
- “This zany rhyming book stresses an important point in a way that entertains as much as educates. A wonderful book… worth adding to your shelf.”
- National Association for Humane & Environmental Education
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ISBN: 0-9701195-0-X (10 digit) or 978-0-9701195-0-6 (13 digit)
32 pages, full-color