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Unlikely heroes : 37 inspiring stories of courage and heart from the animal kingdom / by Jennifer S. Holland.

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Thirty-seven stories of acts of animal heroism, including a pod of dolphins that shielded a group of swimmers from a great white shark and a feral male cat who risked everything to protect a kitten in a tornado.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 591.5 HOL (Text) 33892100157016 Children's Non-Fiction Book None 12/20/2014 Checked out 06/29/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780761174417
  • ISBN: 0761174419
  • Physical Description: 246 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-244) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Superheroes: spontaneous acts of bravery -- Everyday heroes: living lives of giving -- Big-picture heroes: doing good stuff now, for later.
Summary, etc.:
Thirty-seven stories of acts of animal heroism, including a pod of dolphins that shielded a group of swimmers from a great white shark and a feral male cat who risked everything to protect a kitten in a tornado.
Subject: Altruistic behavior in animals > Anecdotes.
Animal behavior > Anecdotes.

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