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Tiptoe Tapirs
Ages 4 to 8
Illustrated by: Hanmin Kim
ISBN: 9780823433957
Price: $16.95
Published by: Holiday House, Inc.

Tiptoe Tapirs

by Hanmin Kim
The jungle is a noisy place. The elephants BOOM, the rhinos BAM-BAM, the hornbills CAW-CAW and the apes HOO-HAA. But Tapir and Little Tapir don’t make a sound. They tiptoe through their days—until the morning a hungry leopard forces them to run for their lives. Leopard is just about to pounce when BANG! The sound of a hunter’s gun stops all three animals in their tracks. Now Leopard must flee—very quietly, with help from the tapirs. From that day on, Leopard moves with a very soft step as do the rest of the jungle beasts.
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