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ISBN13: 9780786811595
ISBN10: 0786811595
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When Jacob fulfills a promise to his grandfather, Taw, and travels with him back to the Hopi reservation where he was born, he gets a lot more than a quiet trip to the desert. He quickly discovers that the Hopi on the reservation are divided over a lobo, a Mexican wolf, that people say is hunting on the reservation. There are some who want to kill the lobo, and others who are angry enough to kill anyone who gets in the way. The lobo is an endangered species, thought to have disappeared from New Mexico all together. Jake knows that if the lobo does exist, he must do everything in his power to help it. But time is running out!

Synopsis:

Determined, after his mother's accidental death, to foil his stepfather's plans for his future, fourteen-year-old Jacob travels alone to Africa in search of his father, a biologist studying elephants in a remote area of Kenya.

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Roland Smith has written many books for children and young adults, including Zack's Lie, an ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers. He lives outside Portland, Oregon.

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jackson.lawrence3, June 10, 2010 (view all comments by jackson.lawrence3)
Thunder cave may only be said to be a children's book but it would still be a good quick and easy read over the weakened. It is a story about a young boy who's mom is ran over by a car in New York. He then must go to africa to find his dad that has been saving Elephants from bounty hunters and he has not seen in years.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780786811595
Author:
Smith, Roland
Publisher:
Hyperion Books for Children
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Fathers and sons
Subject:
People & Places - Africa
Subject:
Kenya
Subject:
Survival
Subject:
Masai (african people)
Subject:
Poaching
Subject:
Masai
Subject:
Kenya Fiction.
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Copyright:
Edition Description:
TradePB
Series Volume:
1013
Publication Date:
19970431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.625 x 5.1875 in 6.32 oz
Age Level:
from 1

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"Synopsis" by , Determined, after his mother's accidental death, to foil his stepfather's plans for his future, fourteen-year-old Jacob travels alone to Africa in search of his father, a biologist studying elephants in a remote area of Kenya.
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