Published January 17, 2006
by BookSurge Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||368|
Using 'Endangered' as an illustration, Box uses most of the narrative laying out a very complex series of characters and events, which is great. However, as I see with some of my other favorite mystery writers, there is a tendency to 'cram' a great deal of facts and events into the final few pages, which always leaves me wanting/5(2K). Endangered. By Eliot Schrefer. Grades. , Z. Genre. Fiction The compelling tale of a girl who must save a group of bonobos — and herself — from a violent Congo is a dangerous place, even for people who are trying to do good. Related Book Resources. Discussion Guide Discussion Guide for Eliot. Endangered, written by Eliot Schrefer, is the story of Sophie Biyoya-Ciardulli and her life with her mother in the Congo. Sophie is the child of a white man and a black woman. She spends her early years in the Congo until her father gets a job in Miami, Florida. Endangered is another very solid effort by C. J. Box. It is the 15th novel about Joe Pickett, a straight-arrow, tough-minded, down-to-earth Game Warden in Wyoming. The book is well plotted, well written and has excellent characters/5.
From National Book Award Finalist Eliot Schrefer comes the compelling tale of a girl who must save a group of bonobos -- and herself -- from a violent coup. Congo is a dangerous place, even for people who are trying to do good. When Sophie has to visit her mother at her sanctuary for bonobos, she’s not thrilled to be there. Then Otto, an infant bonobo, comes into her life, and 4/5(24). Praise for ENDANGERED: A National Book Award Finalist Winner of the Green Earth Prize An ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults choice “Dazzling, big-hearted As riveting as the action is, it's the nuanced portraits of the characters, human and ape, that make the story so deeply affecting.” – THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW/5(18). SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Endangered by Eliot Schrefer. A critically acclaimed National Book Award finalist, Eliot Schrefer’s . This book looks at why some animals have become endangered due to changes in their habitat. Examples include animals in the Arctic that rely on ice for hunting face the challenge of melting ice due to climate change, the populations of animals born only on particular islands and nowhere else are shrinking, and many kinds of ocean animals are.
Book reviews. Endangered Eliot Schrefer Review by Brooke Allen. November Set in the dark jungles of Congo, Endangered chronicles year-old Sophie’s accidental mission to save a group of bonobos when the country is overtaken by civil war. When she arrives in Congo for the summer, Sophie feels unenthusiastic about the mandatory visit to. Using 'Endangered' as an illustration, Box uses most of the narrative laying out a very complex series of characters and events, which is great. However, as I see with some of my other favorite mystery writers, there is a tendency to 'cram' a great deal of facts and events into the final few pages, which always leaves me wanting. This DK Eyewitness book is a comprehensive exploration of endangered creatures around the world, including factors that are driving them toward extinction and ways that we can help them survive. Blocks of text and diverse photographs keep even the most casual reader interested in turning the : Jennifer Bove. In ENDANGERED, Eliot Schrefer plunges us into a heart-stopping exploration of the things we do to survive, the sacrifices we make to help others, and the tangled geography that ties us all, human and animal, together. Praise for Endangered. Finalist for the National Book Award in Young People’s Literature,