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Jimmy the Joey by Susan Kelly and Deborah Lee Rose

Jimmy the Joey

  • Hardcover $16.95

    Jul 09, 2013 | 32 Pages | 4-8 years

  • Hardcover $25.90

    Jul 09, 2013 | 32 Pages | 4-8 years

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Winner of the 2013 Eureka! Silver Book Award

Named 2014 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People by the Children’s Book Council

“[A] heartwarming, true story of an irresistible marsupial.” –Kirkus Reviews

“A hopeful story about animal rehabilitation in Australia.” –Publishers Weekly

“Irresistibly adorable photographs and a clear, lively text capture the charming story.”
–School Library Journal 

“An eye-catching book with a photogenic subject.” –Booklist

“Written by a science writer and illustrated with photographs, readers become engaged in the story while being made aware of a myriad of facts about koalas and their environment.” —Library Media Connection 

Jimmy the Joey has everything kids in the preschool to kindergarten ages want: cute animals, adventure, and a tale of real life heroism.” –

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