Follow Speed, a Galapagos Tortoise, on an adventure through the Zoo as he reunites Pongo, a slightly lost orangutan, with his mother. Along the way, Speed fondly recalls the 12 Animal Heroes that were historically significant to the San Diego Zoo.
This "Read-to-me/Sing-to-me" book features an audio CD of the story & song, along with vibrant full-color illustrations and fun facts about our 12 Animal Heroes. Easy-to-read language for children that can read on their own.
Written by Shari Lyon and illustrated by Christina Wald.
32 page, hardcover book
Recommended for ages 4-12 years.
This cute little guy was created to celebrate the birth of our latest baby hippopotamus we named Tony. Sporting his very own tee, he's sure to give you lot's of love. Measures about 8 inches tall and is super soft and floppy.
Tiger is fast asleep. But — oh dear! — she’s completely blocking the way. Just how will the animals get past without waking her up? Luckily, Frog has an excellent idea. Holding his balloon, he floats right over sleeping Tiger! Fox is next, followed by...
Gino wasn't a tall giraffe but he was tall enough. Although he wasn't like all the other giraffe on the savannah, he was still an important member of the herd. A heartwarming story of how Gino used his differences to find a way to fit in. This "Read-to-me/Sing-to-me" book features an audio...