A mom for Umande / by Maria Faulconer ; illustrated by Susan Kathleen Hartung

Material Type
Book
Author
Faulconer, Maria Fasal.
Imprint
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2014.

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Description
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Summary
Because his own mother is too young to take care of him, Umande, a newborn gorilla, is fed and cuddled by human zookeepers until a surrogate mother is found.
Subject
Gorilla -- Juvenile fiction.
Animals -- Infancy -- Juvenile fiction.
Parental behavior in animals -- Juvenile fiction.
Gorilla -- Fiction.
Animals -- Infancy -- Fiction.
Parental behavior in animals -- Fiction.
Zoos -- Fiction.
Added Author
Hartung, Susan Kathleen, illustrator.
ISBN
9780803737624 (hardback)
0803737629 (hardback)