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3.69  ·  Rating Details  ·  13 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Fiction and fact blend in this powerful book about a controntation between a hunter anda jaguar. From the noted author of TIGRESS and ANTARCTICA.

One evening on the Venezuelan plains a rider on his way home sees a lone Jaguar at the edge of a lagoon. Afraid for his cattle herd, the rider decides to find the Jaguar. But how could he possibly harm this magnificent animal?

Paperback, 32 pages
Published August 1st 2002 by Scholastic Paperbacks (first published January 1st 1997)
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Apr 23, 2016 Davida rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Beautiful illustrations and conservation message. I loved this book!
Auttumn C
Not only does this book have beautiful illustrations but it also has a great moral. While reading this story I thought of many ideas to use this book. This book could be used in a science lesson on habitats of the jungle but the book could also be used on a lesson on endagered animals. This is a wonderfully written text and has many underlying themes!
Jenn Henderson
I did not love this book, but the illustrations are beautiful. This book could be used to introduce a unit of animals of the rain forest or endangered species.
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