2013 Newbery Medal Winner. Ivan is an easygoing gorilla, content with his life at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade. Until the arrival of Ruby, a baby elephant taken from her family, who makes Ivan see their home and his own art through new eyes. Ivan's transformative emergence comes to life through the gorilla's own distinctive narrative voice, which is filled with wry humor, deep emotion, and thought-provoking insights into the nature of friendship, hope, and humanity.
Item #: H4H5300
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