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Rose, Deborah Lee.
Washington DC : National Geographic Child, 2013
IL K-3
ISBN 1426313713
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This is the story of an orphaned koala.  His mother was hit by a car and the little koala, or joey, was left in the street on his own.  There was no way he could survive.  But he was found and brought to the Koala Hospital.  There they worked to keep him alive and then to help him survive.  He was placed with a volunteer who took him home with her.  This is the story of Jimmy the joey who was saved and thrived thanks to the wildlife rescue workers.

SUBJECTS:    Koala.
                        Koala -- Infancy.
                        Wildlife rescue -- Australia.

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