Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||S. Ramaswamy and Saumitra Chakravarty.|
|Contributions||Chakravarty, Saumitra, 1950-|
|LC Classifications||B132.A8 R36 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 247 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||247|
|LC Control Number||2003323218|
Five Things about Endangered: 1. This is the first five star review I've given that is five stars for how I would've viewed this book as the target book is an upper YA, and although I enjoyed it, it would've made my eyes huge with wonder and shock as a fourteen year old unaware of the history of the Congo/5. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service developed the Species Status Assessment (SSA) framework as part of the ongoing effort to improve implementation of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and enhance conservation success. An SSA is a focused, repeatable, and rigorous assessment of a species' ability to maintain self-sustaining populations over time. The In Danger project is a high-end art book being produced by Expedition Art in collaboration with some of the most well-known concept artists, designers and fine artists in the world. We are currently working with 51 different artists from 8 countries, as they create imagery of 97 unique animals. Each animal portrayed in the book has a detailed description, interesting facts about . Endangered, written by Eliot Schrefer, is the story of Sophie Biyoya-Ciardulli and her life with her mother in the Congo. Sophie is the child of a white man and a black woman. She spends her early years in the Congo until her father gets a job in Miami, Florida.
C. J. Box is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Joe Pickett series, five stand-alone novels, and the story collection Shots Fired. He has won the Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and two Barry awards, as well as the French Prix Calibre and a French Elle magazine literary books have been translated into twenty-seven languages/5(2K). Endangered is a thrilling adventure that explores the transformative bond between a human and an ape. Sophie begins as a fragile Congolese-American girl, unsure of her place in either country; by the end, she has found meaning in a cause that goes far beyond herself. ENDANGERED by Pamela Beason is the first book in the Sam Westin Mystery series. It was an exhilarating, suspenseful, and tense story. Summer (Sam) Westin has held a variety of jobs, but is currently a freelance wilderness writer working for the Save the Wilderness Fund/5. Praise for ENDANGERED: A National Book Award Finalist Winner of the Green Earth Prize An ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults choice “Dazzling, big-hearted As riveting as the action is, it's the nuanced portraits of the characters, human and ape, that make the story so deeply affecting.” – THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW/5(18).
His new book turns the lens on endangered species around the world in a series of heartbreakingly beautiful portraits." --Marie Claire "Photographer Tim Flach's latest book Endangered, with text by zoologist Jonathan Baillie, offers a powerful visual record of threatened animals and ecosystems facing the harshest of challenges."/5(). SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Endangered by Eliot Schrefer. A critically acclaimed National Book Award finalist, Eliot Schrefer’s . Endangered. By Eliot Schrefer. Grades. , Z. Genre. Fiction The compelling tale of a girl who must save a group of bonobos — and herself — from a violent Congo is a dangerous place, even for people who are trying to do good. Related Book Resources. Discussion Guide Discussion Guide for Eliot. Using 'Endangered' as an illustration, Box uses most of the narrative laying out a very complex series of characters and events, which is great. However, as I see with some of my other favorite mystery writers, there is a tendency to 'cram' a great deal of facts and events into the final few pages, which always leaves me wanting.