The White Giraffe #1: The White Giraffe
For a split second their eyes locked, the small sad girl and the slender young giraffe, then the sky went dark.
Martine is eleven when she goes to live on a South African game reserve. It’s a place as cruel as it is beautiful. At first, Martine hates it. How can she be happy? She’s lonely and friendless: an orphan, stuck with a grumpy guardian miles from anywhere. But then Martine meets the white giraffe. One night he’s there, outside her window: silver in the moonlight, looking straight at her. What does he want? Well: he knows something special about Martine: something she doesn’t…
- First in a best-loved series full of magic and mystery
- Brings Africa’s animals and landscapes to dramatic life
- Heartfelt message about respecting wildlife and nature
- The White Giraffe has won seven children’s book awards
“A spellbinding and mesmerizing debut novel.” Publishing News
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