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Baboon

Baboon

(1997)
A Picture Book by

 
On his first trip into the world, a baby baboon meets a very slow turtle and concludes that the world is slow. But then, as his mother takes him farther afield, he sees much more: he watches a hungry crocodile, a thundering herd of elephants, a swift gazelle, a rhinoceros. He feels the heat of a fire, the softness of grass, the warmth of the sun. Throughout the day, everything he experiences expands his understanding, and when night falls, he has seen with his own eyes that the world is a big and varied place.

With its simple, rhythmic text and bold, impressionistic jungle pictures, Baboon is a book to share with children as they explore their own new worlds.

 
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Hardback Editions

April 2009 : USA Library Binding
Title: Baboon
Author(s): Kate Banks
ISBN: 1-4395-1189-6 / 978-1-4395-1189-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints 2009-04-09
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2004 : USA Library Binding
Title: Baboon (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Kate Banks
ISBN: 1-4178-2463-8 / 978-1-4178-2463-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2004 : USA Turtleback
Title: Baboon
Author(s): Kate Banks
ISBN: 0-606-30284-0 / 978-0-606-30284-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 1997 : USA Hardback
Title: Baboon
Author(s): Kate Banks
ISBN: 0-374-30474-2 / 978-0-374-30474-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

March 2004 : USA Paperback
Title: Baboon
Author(s): Kate Banks
ISBN: 0-374-40473-9 / 978-0-374-40473-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

1998 : USA Paperback
Title: Baboon
Author(s): Kate Banks
ISBN: 0-590-65198-6 / 978-0-590-65198-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Availability: Amazon UK   



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