Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship

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Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship - Hatkoff, Isabella, and Hatkoff, Craig M, and Kahumbu, Paula

The inspiring true story of two great friends, a baby hippo named Owen and a 130-yr-old giant tortoise named Mzee (Mm-ZAY). When Owen was stranded after the Dec 2004 tsunami, villagers in Kenya worked tirelessly to rescue him. Then, to everyone's amazement, the orphan hippo and the elderly tortoise adopted each other. Now they are inseparable, ...

Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship 2006, Scholastic Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780439829731

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