Title: The One And Only Ivan
Autor: Katherine Applegate
Illustrator: Patricia Castelao
Publisher: Harper Collins
Publication Date: 2012
Number of Pages: 320
Text Structure: Novel
Starter/Lead/Hook: Do you like sad or exciting books? Well than this is the book for you.
Summary: Ivan has moved into the mall. The mall is sponsored by this gorilla that entertains people by eating bananas. Then an elephant from a circus comes to live in the mall as well. Her name is Stella. Stella has an injury, and the mall owner does not want to pay to get it fixed. Julia, the mall owner's daughter has noticed that Stella is hurt. Will Juilia ask for help? Read this book to find out.
Reviewer’s Opinion: I love this book because it has a lot of good feelings in it.
Recommended For: 3rd-5th
Related Books: Waiting For The Magic
More in this Series: Not a series
Other Books by this Author: Crenshaw
Awards Won: Newbery Medal
Reviewed By: Nalani S. 4th