Little Beauty

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Candlewick Press, Sep 23, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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When a gorilla who knows sign language tells his keepers that he is lonely because there are no other gorillas in the zoo, they bring him a very special friend--a tiny kitten.

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This book is about a gorilla named Koko,who needed a friend so she recieved a kitten. She named him All-Ball because he rolled up into a tiny ball. When the kitten got older,he got killed by a car. Koko was sooooooooooooo sad she recieved another one and named him Lips-Lipstick.
-This is all information that I had found out before I had read the book.

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I found the book disappointing when the zoo keepers laughed at the kitten for lying. It seemed like the author struggled with the transitions from page to page. Before you know it, you are at the end ... Read full review


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About the author (2008)

Anthony Browne, a Hans Christian Andersen Medalist, is the author-illustrator of many acclaimed books for children, including SILLY BILLY. He lives in Kent, England.