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Leopard Rescue

A True Story

By Sara Starbuck

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

Keep wildlife in the wild! Support the Born Free charity and join Virginia McKenna and her team behind the scenes of a real life leopard rescue.

Keep wildlife in the wild! Support the Born Free charity and join Virginia McKenna and her team behind the scenes of a real life leopard rescue.

Every year Born Free helps hundreds of animals around the world. This is the true story of one of their incredible rescues . . .

Meet brave Leda, a dedicated mother leopard, and her shy twin daughters, Rhea and Roxanni. These are the Limassol leopards, a family who grew up behind bars in a cramped city zoo in Cyprus, far from their natural homeland. This is the inspiring true story of their rescue, a journey that led these remarkable creatures from hardship to hope, and to the eventual sanctuary of Born Free's South African wildlife reserve.

Filled throughout with full-colour photographs and fascinating facts about how leopards live in the wild, this is an ideal book for young animal lovers.

Biographical Notes

Sara Starbuck is an experienced editor and writer of both fiction and non-fiction and works regularly with schools and libraries. Sara lives in West Sussex with her son, Tom.

The Born Free Foundation is a dynamic international wildlife charity, founded in 1984 by the actors Bill Travers MBE and Virginia McKenna OBE, stars of the iconic film Born Free, and their son, Will Travers OBE, the charity's President. Born Free takes action worldwide to save lives, stop suffering and protect species in the wild.

Visit their website at bornfree.org.uk, join their 35,000 followers on Twitter @BFFoundation and like them on Facebook.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781510100565
  • Publication date: 11 Aug 2016
  • Page count: 80
  • Imprint: Orion Children's Books
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