Terror at the zoo

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Cobblehill Books/Dutton, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 131 pages
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Pacific NW Library Association Young Reader's Choice AwardNew Mexico Land of Enchantment Book AwardIowa Children's AwardEllen Streater's perfect birthday present -- an overnight camp-out at the zoo -- turns to terror as the kids discover they're being stalked by an escaped convict. Their only chance is Ellen's crazy science project on animal communication.An Accelerated Readerо title

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Review: Terror at the Zoo

User Review  - Jaclyn - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book it is one of my top favorites of Peg Kehret's. This book is about Corey and Ellen who get gifted an overnight camp-out at the zoo from their grandparents. The thriller ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ashley - Goodreads

i love this book! when you stop reading and you have to put it away you are like no because every part of this book is AMAZING!! you have to read it! even if it is so sad at the end of this book it is worth reading! READ THIS BOOK!! Read full review

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Peg Kehret's books for young readers are regularly recommended by the American Library Association, the International Reading Association, and the Children's Book Council. She has won "children's choice" book awards in nineteen states and has also won the Golden Kite Award from the Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators and the PEN Center West Award for Children's Literature. A longtime volunteer at the Humane Society, she often uses animals in her stories.

Peg and her husband, Carl, live in a log house on ten acres of forest near Mount Rainier National Park. Their property is a sanctuary for blacktail deer, elk, rabbits, and many kinds of birds. They have two grown children, four grandchildren, a dog, and two cats. When she is not writing, Peg likes to read, watch baseball, and pump her old player piano.

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