The Resource A boy and a jaguar, written by Alan Rabinowitz ; illustrated by Cátia Chien

A boy and a jaguar, written by Alan Rabinowitz ; illustrated by Cátia Chien

Label
A boy and a jaguar
Title
A boy and a jaguar
Statement of responsibility
written by Alan Rabinowitz ; illustrated by Cátia Chien
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a child, Alan Rabinowitz stuttered uncontrollably--except when he spoke to animals, then he was fluent. Follow the world-renowned wild cat conservationist Dr. Rabinowitz's remarkable life as he finds a voice to speak for those who can't speak for themselves
Summary
The renowned cat conservationist reflects on his early childhood struggles with a speech disorder, describing how he only spoke fluently when he was communicating with animals and how he resolved at a young age to find his voice to be their advocate
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Young Children, 2015.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10315071
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rabinowitz, Alan
Dewey number
  • 333.95/975092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL83
LC item number
.R33 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chien, Catia
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rabinowitz, Alan
  • Wildlife conservationists
  • Panthera
  • Rabinowitz, Alan
  • Wildlife conservationists
  • Panthera
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A boy and a jaguar, written by Alan Rabinowitz ; illustrated by Cátia Chien
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012025531
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547875071
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012025531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
A boy and a jaguar, written by Alan Rabinowitz ; illustrated by Cátia Chien
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012025531
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547875071
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012025531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

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