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Jungle Drums (2004) [Picture Book]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Little Ngiri is the Smallest Warthog in Africa. Tired of being teased by his bigger brothers and sisters, he wishes things could be different. When Old Nyumbu the Wildebeest gives Ngiri a set of magic drums, he is sure his wish is about to come true. But all the animals of the jungle are in for a BIG surprise as Ngiri's wish is granted in a most unexpected way. In the end, the gentle message that inner beauty and change is more important than outer beauty rings true. In true Graeme Base style, there is an added surprise at the end of the book. Everything seems to be normal in the jungle, but look closely and you will see that none of the animals or the other creatures watching from the trees are quite the way they were when the book began. Look even closer, and you will also find Old Nyumbu the Wildebeest hidden somewhere on every spread.

Original title: Jungle Drums
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionChildren & Young AdultPicture Books
FictionChildren & Young AdultMulticultural
FictionChildren & Young AdultAnimalsZoos And Wild Animals

Edition #1: Jungle Drums

Jungle Drums (2004)
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Language: English

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Jungle Drums (2004)


ISBN: 0810950448

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