Ape Escapes! (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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The first entry in a new series highlights the true stories of memorable animals, like Omaha's orangutan Fu Manchu, who baffled zookeepers with his ability to pick locks.

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National Geographic Kids Chapters: Ape Escapes: and More True Stories of Animals Behaving Badly

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Overview

The first entry in a new series highlights the true stories of memorable animals, like Omaha's orangutan Fu Manchu, who baffled zookeepers with his ability to pick locks.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780606238892
  • Publisher: San Val, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/31/2012
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Edition description: THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY
  • Pages: 111
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 5.30 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 27, 2012

    Klm

    Really looks cool

    6 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 24, 2012

    This book was pretty good and funny

    This book was pretty good and funny

    3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 7, 2012

    I wish

    I wish that i could ever seee a real ape like that. Its nice to dream huh?????? I know how you feel

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 10, 2012

    Ahm

    Whoever posted on May 30th, its national geographIC not Y.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 27, 2012

    The author of these engaging stories of an orangutan scamp, a mi

    The author of these engaging stories of an orangutan scamp, a
    mischievous pup, and a cat burglar has been writing for National
    Geographic for Kids for more than a decade. Her works have been
    translated into twenty-two languages. The compelling true escapades in
    this her first children's book inform and entertain in a child-friendly
    way. The size of the book, the captivating photographs from cover to
    cover and the engaging conversational text will keep chapter book
    readers turning pages. Comparisons that help children understand size -
    "Arms longer than most fourth graders" and "sleeping
    nests the size of bathtubs" - paint word pictures and occasional
    up-close, full-page color photographs engage the reader. "Did you
    know?" thumbnails with facts that tickle a kid's fancy complement
    the solid scientific writing. This is a "must read" for young
    animal lovers, but readers of any age will chuckle at the antics of
    these three rascals.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 17, 2013

    Its good

    Its a good book you sould read it

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 29, 2012

    MORE!!!!!

    I love nat geo but there magazines and books are always short and i want more

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 16, 2012

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    1 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 6, 2012

    Great!

    1 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 30, 2014

    My son LOVES all the Nat Geo Kids Chapter books! I have had to

    My son LOVES all the Nat Geo Kids Chapter books! I have had to ask multiple times to turn out the light as he is so engrossed in the books...laughing out loud at times. The Ape Escapes was his favorite (and mine...I did read a couple myself)! Great books for animal lover kids...now to just find something like this, since he read them all!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 12, 2014

    I

    Hope it isint the one i am thinking about.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 18, 2014

    Hmm..

    I dont know. That part about the freak theing was kinda mean. I dont reccomend spoon feeding your children with lies like this. Children should grow to love and share the Earth. Thats what God put us here for, right?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 31, 2013

    To below

    Hmph.anyway seems like a good book by the reviews anyway

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 26, 2013

    To below

    For your information, I read National Geographic Magizine (you know,the one for adults) and thats good. National Geographic for kids is to easy and I know 99.999% of all the things they say. Oh yeah, I'm 10 years old.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 2, 2013

    Great book for kids

    Love

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 7, 2013

    The best book ever!!!

    The reason why it's the best book ever is because my grandma wrote this book! My name is hannah gwen newman you might not beleve me but she awlsow wrote animal super stars and if you look in the back of the book it says that this book is deaticated to my two grand children hannah and chase chase is my 10 month old cousen and the point is that this is the best book ive ever read in my entire life and my grandma is writing a new book called how to speack dog i hope you read it and i bet she hopes that two and my grandpa newman took the picktures to cool right so if you dont like the book just think on how much work my grandma poot into the book and you might change your mind hopefully and i think that i should stop talking now i did a lot so goodbye and happy reading!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 18, 2013

    GRRERRRRRRRRR

    WELL GUESS WHAT WHO EVER SAID APS ARE A FREACK WELL YOUR A FREACK YOU CAN GO AROUND SAYING STUFF LIKE THT AND CRUUSHING THERE DREAMS DREAM CRUSHER AND GUESS WHAT APS HAVE SOME PERPOSE SO FIND BEFOR YOU GO AROUND SAYING YOUR UGLY OR YOUR A FREACK gosh thats just mean ?

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 1, 2013

    D

    D

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 22, 2012

    OMG

    Ha HA HA UGLY APE!!!!!!! OH TO WHOEVER SAID THEY WANTED TO SEE AREAL ONE SUCKS FOR U!!!!! I SAW ONE OF THOSE FREAKS OF NATURE AT THE CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO!!!! It was putting a blanket on the baby. It was ugly like a frek of nature but the baby was SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO CUUUUUUUTTTTTTEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 13, 2012

    Loved it

    I loved it

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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