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Memoirs of a Camel

By Kathleen Karr

Two Lions, Hardcover, 9780761451648, 240pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2004

The year is 1856 and Ali soon finds himself in Texas as part of the U.S. Camel Corps. Crossing the landscape of 19th century America, Ali learns to balance his pride with the needs of his new companions, and slowly matures into a noble creature.

About the Author
Kathleen Karr is the author of nearly two dozen highly regarded books, including the Golden Kite Award winner The Boxer. Raised on a chicken farm in New Jersey, she worked in the film industry and taught high school and college before becoming a full-time writer. She now lives in Washington, DC.