Dear Wandering Wildebeest And Other Poems From The Waterhole

Dear Wandering Wildebeest And Other Poems From The Waterhole

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Welcome wildebeest / and beetle, / Oxpecker and lion. / This water hole is yours. / It offers you oasis / beside its shrinking shores.

Spend a day at a water hole on the African grasslands. From dawn to nightfall, animals come and go. Giraffes gulp, wildebeest graze, impalas leap, vultures squabble, and elephants wallow. Fact sidebars support the poems about the animals and their environment. Imaginative illustrations from Anna Wadham complete this delightful collection.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 150 x 180 x 5.08mm | 408.23g
  • Minneapolis, United States
  • English
  • 1467712329
  • 9781467712323
  • 1,380,754

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African animals gather at a watering hole in this collection of pithy, informative poems that revel in wordplay. Large, expressive illustrations complement the text, making this ideal for both classroom use and independent reading.

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127 ratings
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