Rhino in the House (Hardcover)

The Story of Saving Samia

By Daniel Kirk

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419723162, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 14, 2017

List Price: 17.95*
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About the Author

Daniel Kirk is the bestselling author and illustrator of the beloved Library Mouse series as well as a number of picture books and novels for young readers. He lives in Glen Ridge, New Jersey.


Praise For Rhino in the House: The Story of Saving Samia

"A solid introduction to wildlife conservation...Samia saves the story, offering great appeal for young readers and moving the lively narrative along with her antics."


"Kirk’s full-color, playful illustrations render the amiable rhino with cute features, and the savannah scenes are rich with lively detail...A playful glimpse into the life of a conservationist."


"This straightforward description of a wild animal’s rescue stands out for the specificity of its setting, made clear to young readers with maps of the world and of Africa with all its countries... A pleasant addition to storytimes about animal rescue and rehabilitation."


"This wonderfully illustrated, charming true story is another great book for introducing environmental issues and some of the joys and challenges they engender."