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Elephant secret —Walters, Eric, 1957- author.
Book
2018
29 available of 38 items

Thirteen-year-old Sam and her father scrape by caring for rescued elephants until an offer comes through that may not only save the sanctuary, it may also restore an extinct species. Includes facts about woolly mammoths ...

Rickie and Henri : a true story —Goodall, Jane, 1934-
Book
2004
8 available of 8 items

When her human guardian goes on a business trip, Ricki, an orphaned chimpanzee infant, adopts Henri, a shaggy dog, as her "mother."

Batcat and the seven squirrels —Walters, Eric, 1957-
Book
2016
20 available of 21 items

"Nathan has always loved animals and longs for a pet. So when he discovers seven orphaned baby squirrels in his backyard, Nathan is keen to help them out. He soon enlists the assistance of Batcat, a neighborhood cat who ...

Dragons of Krad —Koller, Jackie French.
Book
2019
8 available of 9 items

When Darek and Rowena sneak into Krad to rescue their friends, Zantor and Pola, they find that Krad is more dangerous than they'd feared.

Maury had a little lamb —Oke, Janette, 1935-
Book
2001
1 available of 1 items

Shandy the lamb, rejected by his mother and the other ewes, is cared for by a young boy until he is big enough to try to rejoin the flock of sheep.

Nathan's wish : a story about cerebral palsy —Lears, Laurie.
Book
2005
4 available of 4 items

A boy with cerebral palsy helps out at a raptor rehabilitation center and is inspired himself when an owl that cannot fly finds another purpose in life.

The lonely polar bear —Lê, Khoa (Artist), author, illustrator.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

An orphaned polar bear, accompanied for a while by a little girl, travels through the Arctic, seeking another of his kind. Includes information about polar bears and their habitat.-- Provided by Publisher.

A dog's life : the autobiography of a stray —Martin, Ann M., 1955-
Book
2007
21 available of 21 items

Squirrel, a stray puppy, tells her life story, from her nurturing mother and brother to making her own way in the world, facing busy highways, changing seasons, and humans both gentle and brutal.

Paseka : little elephant, brave —James, Ruth (Writer of children's books), author.
Book
2019
5 available of 5 items

"Based on a true story, Paseka: Little Elephant, Brave is the incredible story of an orphaned elephant calf. Having escaped the poachers who killed her mother, Paseka now faces other dangers in the African savanna. But w...

The wonderling —Bartók, Mira.
Book
2019
2 available of 2 items

Welcome to Miss Carbunkle's Home for Wayward and Misbegotten Creatures. Part animal and part human, the poor "groundlings" in the orphanage toil in classroom and factory, forbidden to enjoy ordinary childhood things--mos...

The summer of no regrets —Bond, Katherine Grace, 1963-
Ebook
2012

Birgitta's best friend is convinced that Brigitta's new crush, Luke, is actually egotistical teen heartthrob Trent Yves, hiding from his fans in their tiny town, but as the two spend the summer together raising orphaned ...

Possum summer —Blom, Jen K.
Book
2011
1 available of 1 items

While her father is away at war, eleven-year-old Princess ignores his warning that pet ownership leads to pain when she raises an orphaned possum on their Oklahoma ranch, then tries to send it back to the wild.

The wild mare. —Balch, Glenn, 1902-
Book
5 available of 5 items

In Idaho, an orphaned filly, rescued by and then separated from a young cowboy, has adventures with various owners and bands of wild horses before being reunited with her old benefactor.

Porcupette finds a family —Oelschlager, Vanita.
Book
2010
2 available of 2 items

Nathan's Wish A Story about Cerebral Palsy. —Lears, Laurie.
EBook
2014

Nathan lives next door to Miss Sandy, a raptor rehabilitator. She’s very busy taking care of injured birds of prey, like owls and hawks. Nathan wishes he could help Miss Sandy with some of her chores, but he is con...

Mary was a little lamb —Rand, Gloria.
Book
2004
4 available of 4 items

Mrs. Paradise figures out what to do with Mary, a wayward, abandoned lamb. Based on a true story.

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