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Giraffes are an iconic part of the African landscape, some races of giraffes are facing extinction in the wild. From their leafy diets to their hidden social lives, giraffes are important creatures that must be protected.

Main Author: Dagg, Anne Innis,
Format: Book
Published: Markham, ON: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, [2016]
Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 27 cm
Table of Contents:
  • One giraffe: Mighty Lmara
  • Food
  • A tall order of leaves
  • The evolution of giraffes
  • Giraffes in history
  • Two giraffes: Young Safari
  • Hot and cold
  • Three giraffes: Brave Gemina
  • The giraffe's unusual body
  • Walk this way
  • Four giraffes: Foo8: A mother's love
  • Social life
  • Five giraffes: clever Msitu
  • Seeing double
  • Researching giraffes to save them
  • Help wanted: saving giraffes.