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Moto and Me: My Year as a Wildcat's Foster Mom (Hardcover)

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By Suzi Eszterhas (Photographer)
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Moto and Me tells the remarkable firsthand story of wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas's care for an orphaned baby serval--a small, spotted wildcat--in Kenya. When a grass fire separates the serval from his family, a ranger asks Suzi, who is living in a bush camp and is skilled with animals, to be the serval's foster mom.

The book chronicles Suzi's tender care of Moto, including how she feeds, bathes, and plays with him, and helps him develop hunting skills. Her goal is to help him learn how to survive on his own in the wild. After 6 months, he is ready to leave--a difficult good-bye, but exactly what Suzi had worked for. Stunning photography illustrates this touching and rare wildlife rescue story.

Grade Range: 2-6
Fountas & Pinnell: P
Lexile: 860L


About the Author

Suzi Eszterhas is an award-winning wildlife photographer who is passionate about helping wildlife and has even participated firsthand in the rescue of several animals! Her photographs have been published as over 100 magazine cover and feature stories in publications around the world, including National Geographic Kids, Ranger Rick, and TIME. When not in the field, she lives in Petaluma, California.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781771472425
ISBN-10: 1771472421
Publisher: Owlkids
Publication Date: April 11th, 2017
Pages: 40
Language: English

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