Rescued

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Series:
Ape quartet volume 3.
Publisher:
Scholastic Press,
Pub. Date:
2016.
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Description
Raja has been raised in captivity. Not behind the bars of a zoo, but within the confines of an American home. He was stolen when he was young to be someone's pet. Now he's grown up . . . and is about to be sent away again, to a place from which there will be no return. John grew up with Raja. The orangutan was his friend, his brother -- never his pet. But when John's parents split up and he moved across the country, he left Raja behind. Now Raja is suffering. There's one last chance to save Raja -- a chance that will force John to confront his fractured family and the captivity he's imposed on himself all of these years. Eliot Schrefer's last two novels, Endangered and Threatened, were both finalists for the National Book Award. With Rescued, he brings his remarkable storytelling to the American landscape, giving us a boy who must redefine his own humanity and an orangutan who will need his help in order to return home.
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ISBN:
9780545655033
054565503
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.8, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
840L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-10-16 13:00:19PM
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display_description When John was ten years old his father brought back a baby orangutan from Indonesia, and Raja quickly becomes John's "brother" and responsibility--so years later, after his parents divorce, and his father has sold Raja to a roadside zoo, John sets out to rescue him and bring him to a sanctuary in Indonesia.
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subject_facet Animals -- Treatment -- Fiction, Families -- United States -- Fiction, Indonesia -- Fiction, Orangutans -- Fiction, Responsibility -- Fiction, Wildlife rescue -- Fiction
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title_full Rescued / Eliot Schrefer
title_short Rescued
topic_facet Animals, Families, Orangutans, Responsibility, Treatment, Wildlife rescue