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Boy on a White Giraffe

by Peter Hallard

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Published by Seabury Press in New York, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    To escape a fire, a crippled boy climbs on the back of a newly captured albino giraffe only to be carried into a new and greater danger.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Hallard
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C269 Bo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p.
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24756179M
    LC Control Number72079940
    OCLC/WorldCa27215

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The White Giraffe - Kindle edition by St. John, Lauren. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The White Giraffe/5().

I read the authors book "Rainbows End" and was anxious to follow up and read what she had written in fiction. I found the White Giraffe trilogy and order the first book. Her life in Africa certainly gave her good writing material. I loved all the information; history, cultures, beliefs, practices, and wildlife.

She wrote it all into her stories/5(). Almost as soon as she arrives, Martine hears stories about a white giraffe living in the preserve.

But her grandmother and others working at Sawubona insist that the giraffe is just a myth. Martine is not so sure, until one stormy night when she looks out her window and locks eyes with Jemmy, a young silvery-white giraffe.5/5(1).

The White Giraffe is a children’s animal adventure novel written by Lauren St. John in The story follows eleven-year-old Martine Allen who, following the death of her parents, forms a special bond with an elusive white giraffe on her grandmother’s South African game reserve.

In The White Giraffe, St. John explores themes of loss. Lauren St John. Lauren St John was born in Gatooma, Rhodesia, now Kadoma, Zimbabwe. A she and her family moved to Rainbow's End farm and game reserve, the subject of her acclaimed memoir, and she grew up surrounded by animals, including Boy on a White Giraffe book horses, two warthogs and a pet giraffe.

L auren St John's The White Giraffe is an engaging and mystic read in which an eleven year old girl, Martine, wakes up to find her house on fire. When her parents die in the fire, she is forced to. TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Susan Cheyney GRADES: About Us. The White Giraffe is a children's novel by Lauren St John first published in It is the first in the African Adventures series.

Lauren St. John picked out a giraffe for the story because she always wanted to ride one. When St. John was a child living in Zimbabwe, Africa, she owned several wild animals including a book was the winner of the East Sussex Author: Lauren St John.

Lauren St. John lives in London, England. A well-respected biographer and sports journalist, she grew up in Zimbabwe, Africa, where she had a pet giraffe, as well as numerous dogs, horses, and warthogs. This setting inspired The White Giraffe as well as her recent memoir, Rainbow’s End/5().

"The White Giraffe" engages me to the point where I began to feel as if I am one of the characters or in the journey/adventure of one of them. The events that take place towards the beginning of this book lead to a young girl (Martine Allen) being sad, lost, and confused, but in return she is placed in a "magical," and amazing adventure.4/5.

Free The White Giraffe study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more.

Gwyn Thomas is the person that first introduced the White Giraffe to Martine as she told her that the white giraffe is known to leave foot marks on the ground from where it goes.

"Grace came to tell us that she's had a vision of you being the child in the African legend, the one that has power over all the animals.". Get this from a library. Boy on a white giraffe. [Peter Hallard] -- To escape a fire, a crippled boy climbs on the back of a newly captured albino giraffe only to be carried into a.

What other book might you compare The White Giraffe to and why. There isn't another book that I have listened to that compares with this one. Which scene was your favorite. When the giraffe helped the girl escape from the snake. Did you have an extreme reaction to this book.

Did it make you laugh or cry. I really felt for the characters. She went over to the painting of the white giraffe and its child rider and traced its shining outline with her fingertips.

“I see you found the message from the forefathers, chile.” Martine tried to yelp, but her throat sealed up with shock and she just gulped like a haddock out of water. The White Giraffe Cast: Who are the actors?. AnnaSophia Robb Soul Surfer, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; Film Details & Notes: What do we know about The White Giraffe.

The story was inspired by the author's childhood in Zimbabwe, where she had a pet giraffe, as well as numerous dogs, horses and : Annasophia Robb. Book Review: The White Giraffe The White Giraffe by Lauren St. John. (Grades ) When year-old Martine's parents are killed in a house fire, she's shipped off to South Africa to live with a grandmother who doesn't seem to want anything to do with her.

Unspeakably sad and somewhat of an outcast at school, the only thing Martine can be happy. DIRECTIONS: Have students read the article below about a real white giraffe citing; along with some interesting FACTS. PHOTO IN THE NEWS: Rare White Giraffe Spotted in Africa Septem —He had only a ghost of a chance, but after more than a decade of searching, a wildlife researcher has captured proof of a white giraffe.

Book Review The White Giraffe - Duration: Reading Escapades & Math Explorers views. EXTREME Boy vs Girl Most Dares Challenge. - Duration: Lightning split the sky. Martine gasped. A white giraffe was standing beside the water hole and it was looking straight at her.

For a split second, their eyes locked, the small, sad girl and the slender young giraffe, and then the sky went dark. Martine pressed her face to the glass, desperate to see the white giraffe again, but it was impossible. The White Giraffe by Lauren St.

John 1. + The White Giraffe By: Kat,Thom & Ruby 2. + SettingBy:Thom The book White Giraffe (written by Lauren St. John) took place in Sawubona, Zimbabwe. Martine (the main character) lives on a game reserve with her .Two African Adventures - books 1 and 2.

Author: Lauren St John; Publisher: Hachette UK ISBN: Category: Juvenile Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» 11 year old Martine's African adventures begin in THE WHITE GIRAFFE and DOLPHIN SONG, as she meets a magical white giraffe, rescues beached dolphins, and learns of an ancient prophecy that .The White Giraffe is a book about a girl named Martine who must live with her grandmother in Africa The White Indian Boy: and its sequel The Return of the White Indian Boy The Photographer's Black and White Handbook: Making and Processing Stunning Digital Black and White Photos Black & WhiteFile Size: KB.