Forest of the Pygmies

By: Allende, Isabel; Peden, Margaret Sayers

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First edition. Fine.Fine. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 296 pp. Alexander Cold knows all too well his grandmother Kate is never far from an adventure. When International Geographic commissions her to write an article about the first elephant-led safaris in Africa, they head -- with Nadia Santos and the magazine's photography crew -- to the blazing, red plains of Kenya. Days into the tour, a Catholic missionary approaches their camp in search of his companions who have mysteriously disappeared. Kate, Alexander, Nadia, and their team, agreeing to aid the rescue, enlist the help of a local pilot to lead them to the swampy forests of Ngoubé. There they discover a clan of Pygmies who unveil a harsh and surprising world of corruption, slavery, and poaching.Alexander and Nadia, entrusting the magical strengths of Jaguar and Eagle, their totemic animal spirits, launch a spectacular and precarious struggle to restore freedom and return leadership to its rightful hands.The final installment of Isabel Allende's celebrated trilogy of the journeys of Jaguar and Eagle soars with radiant settings, spirits, beings -- and the transformation of an extraordinary friendship.Keywords: ISABEL ALLENDE AMERICAN LITERATURE LATIN AMERICA LITERATURE TEEN YOUNG ADULT FOREST OF PYGMIES

Title: Forest of the Pygmies

Author: Allende, Isabel; Peden, Margaret Sayers

Categories: American, Latin American, Teen & Young Adult,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers: 2005

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 2200770