The one and only ivan book summary

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the one and only ivan book summary

The One and Only Ivan Summary & Study Guide

Rate this book. Ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade, he has grown accustomed to humans watching him through the glass walls of his domain. He rarely misses his life in the jungle. In fact, he hardly ever thinks about it at all.
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The One and Only Ivan is a children's novel written by K. Applegate and illustrated by Patricia Castelao. The book is about a silverback gorilla named Ivan who lived in a cage at a mall. The novel is written in first person from the point of view of Ivan, a gorilla. In it was named the winner of the Newbery Medal. Ivan, the gorilla, has lived in captivity at the Big Top Mall for 9, days by his own tally.

In this novel, Ivan is a silverback gorilla who lives in a stationary circus. Ivan is good friends with the other animals in the circus, especially Stella the elephant and Bob, a stray dog. When Stella dies, Ivan makes a promise to save her young friend, Ruby, from a life of captivity. It takes some time, but Ivan and Ruby are eventually moved to a zoo. Ivan lives in a stationary circus with Stella the elephant and Bob, the stray dog. One day the owner of the circus buys a new elephant, a baby named Ruby.

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  1. Agnese M. says:

    Ivan has a few things he'd like to tell us about himself, and while he's at it, human nature as a whole.

  2. Topohelqui says:

    The information about The One and Only Ivan shown above was first featured in " The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our.

  3. Chrisollesco says:

    How It All Goes Down

  4. Mason M. says:

    by Katherine Applegate

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