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Manatee Rescue

(A book in the Heroes of the Wild series)
A novel by

Zoologist Nicola Davies merges a heart-pounding adventure with a conservation message triggered by a life-changing - and mind-changing - encounter.

Manuela had imagined that killing a manatee would be like killing a very big fish, just more exciting. But when her father successfully harpoons one, leaving its baby orphaned, she finds that her feelings have changed. She vows to rescue the baby manatee and return it to the river. But she soon realizes what an enormous task she's taken on. Will she be able to save the baby manatee - and protect him from being hunted in the future, too?


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Used availability for Nicola Davies's Manatee Rescue

Hardback Editions

January 2016 : USA Hardback

Title: Manatee Rescue (Heroes of the Wild)
Author(s): Nicola Davies
ISBN: 0-7636-7830-9 / 978-0-7636-7830-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

January 2016 : Canada Kindle edition

Title: Manatee Rescue (Heroes of the Wild)
Author(s): Nicola Davies
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Availability: Amazon CA