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The One and Only Ivan / By Katherine Applegate ; illustrations by Patricia Castelao.

Applegate, Katherine, (Author). Castelao, Patricia, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Krum Public Library.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Denton County. (Show)
  • 3 of 4 copies available at North Texas Library Consortium. (Show)

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Krum Public Library JF APP (Text) 36249000193161 J FICTION Checked out 10/29/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061992278
  • Physical Description: 319 pages, 6 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, An Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes extras : Author's note, The Newbery medal acceptance speech, Ivan's signature, discussion questions.
Summary, etc.:
When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Middle School
570 Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 3.6
Reading Counts! 3.3
Awards Note:
Newbery Medal, 2013.
Subject: Gorilla > Juvenile fiction.
Elephants > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Circus animals > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Animal welfare > Juvenile fiction.
Circus > Juvenile fiction.
Topic Heading: Biographical fiction.

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