The capybara caper
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The capybara caper mystery at the zoo by Drew Darush

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Published by Junebug Books in Montgomery, AL .
Written in English


  • Ducks -- Fiction,
  • Zoo animals -- Fiction,
  • Zoos -- Fiction,
  • Mystery and detective stories

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Foster Flymore, a duck that lives with his family at the zoo, investigates the disappearance of a capybara, the largest rodent in the world, with the help of his friend Tarika, a hissing cockroach.

Edition Notes

StatementDrew Darush.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.D2583 Cap 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24058082M
ISBN 10158838229X
ISBN 109781588382290
LC Control Number2007041993

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