Grade 5

Theme 6: Animal Encounters

The Golden Lion Tamarin Comes Home

The Golden Lion Tamarin Comes Home by George Ancona

Simon & Schuster

Meet the Author

George Ancona is an award-winning photographer and author of books for young readers. He also has illustrated books by other authors. Ancona grew up in Coney Island, New York, where he became interested in his father's hobby, photography. He later went to art school and then worked in advertising before turning to children's books.

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