Buy Akimbo and the Elephants by Alexander McCall Smith (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible. About Akimbo and the Elephants. Alexander McCall Smith is known and loved around the world for his No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency mysteries and other. About Akimbo and the Elephants. “The tale’s brevity, Smith’s concise writing and Pham’s evocative full-page half-tone illustrations make this an attractive choice.

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The trap is sprung, and Akimbo’s father goes to check the trap. Share your thoughts with other customers.

The Mystery of the Missing Lion. Her name is Precious. Our favorite toys for everyone on your list Top Kid Picks. A great way to learn about Africa and animals, but people as well. I reccomend this to many eldphants and have had many come back and ask for more.

It’ll be the first non-picture book, although there are several lovely drawings by LeUyen Pham.

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I will definitely seek out the akimno books in this series. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon. Listened to this on a road trip with my 8 year old niece.

They really like Akimbo’s adventure and have asked me to pick up the others in the series. Akimbo is the perfect vessel to get students involved in the fight for nature conservation. What I like most about this series is the setting in Africa.

The book is fast paced and features short chapters and charming illustrations, which make it a great introduction to chapter books for young readers. I read it all last night in bed very quick read. This one works well as an independent read for a grade school child or as a not-too-long read aloud with your whole family.

Jun 26, Bridget rated it it was amazing Shelves: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Cancel anytime and keep your audiobooks. It’s a little bit scary at times and also deals with the death of a mother elephant.

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I don’t think this was necessarily the book’s fault since it’s been the holidays and I’ve been in a bit of a reading rut. See all 22 reviews. When the poachers elude authorities, Akimbo sets out to save the elephants-by posing as a hunter himself. Alexander McCall Smith Narrated by: As luck would have it, the lion does show up on that night.


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Akimbo and the Lions. Jul 14, Emma Homes rated it it was amazing. It provides a look at a very different society and world than the American world. The elphants teaches a great deal about nature and people without ever being preachy.

When the authorities fail to turn up new leads, Akimbo set Ten-year-old Akimbo lives on a game preserve in Africa. Akimbo lives near a nature reserve in Africa the country is never specified. Great book for 8 to 10 year olds, I’ld say. In this book, Akimbo goes on a trip with his father, the new Head Gamekeeper of the wildlife preserve. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

We appreciate your feedback. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. He was born in what is now known as Zimbabwe and he was a law professor at the University of Botswana.