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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The illustrations were well done. - Goodreads
It has a surprising funny ending to the book. - Goodreads
In terms of my boy, he liked the illustrations. - Goodreads
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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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User Review  - Itzel - Goodreads

In this book, it is a story about a gorilla. The gorilla is lonely and wants a friend. The zookeepers end up getting him a friend, a kitty. Now that the gorilla has a friend, he is happy. At first you ... 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.