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Lonesome George The Giant Tortoise

Lonesome George The Giant Tortoise

by Francine Jacobs Illustrated by Jean Cassels
Lonesome George is believed to be the last Pinta Island giant tortoise. This is the story of how he came to live at the Charles Darwin Research Station in the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador.
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Lexile Measure
500L
DRA
24
Guided Reading
M
Number of Pages
28

About the Author and Illustrator

Francine Jacobs
Jean Cassels

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