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Akimbo and the snakes

Alexander McCall Smith

Akimbo and the snakes

by Alexander McCall Smith

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Published by Bloomsbury Children"s Books, Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Snakes -- Fiction,
  • Mambas -- Fiction,
  • Africa -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    On a trip to the snake park with his Uncle Peter, Akimbo has an adventure involving a deadly green mamba snake.

    Edition Notes

    StatementAlexander McCall Smith ; illustrations by LeUyen Pham.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsPham, LeUyen, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M47833755 Ap 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17169654M
    ISBN 101582347050
    ISBN 109781582347059
    LC Control Number2006006947

    Akimbo loves his life in Africa. He loves living in the great game reserve where his father is ranger. He is able to see all sorts of wonderful animals. But he doesn't see many snakes - they usually slither away when he gets close. But then his Uncle Peter asks if Akimbo would like to visit his snake park and Akimbo jumps at the chance! Get this from a library! Akimbo and the snakes. [Alexander McCall Smith] -- On a trip to the snake park with his Uncle Peter, Akimbo has an adventure involving a deadly green mamba snake.

    Akimbo can't believe his luck when his father allows him to visit his uncle Peter's snake park. And when a local village calls to report a sighting of a green mamba snake―the rarest and most deadly one of all―Akimbo hopes to help his uncle catch it for the : Alexander Mccall Smith.   But then his Uncle Peter asks if Akimbo would like to visit his snake park and Akimbo jumps at the chance! It's not long before Akimbo is learning all sorts of things about snakes. And then one day Uncle Peter takes a telephone call from somebody who thinks they've seen a special snake called a Green : Paperback.

    Akimbo and the Snakes by Alexander McCall Smith and LeUyen Pham. 11 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Name Pronunciation with LeUyen Pham; Grade; ; Genre; Created by Children's Book Review View on Children's Book Review Share. Interview with LeUyen Pham Created by Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast. Soon Akimbo learns important facts about snakes and helps his uncle with various tasks from milking cobra venom to feeding constrictors. But when local livestock begin dropping dead, he and his uncle must capture the offending green mamba-a rare and deadly snake.


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Read the book to find out what happens/5(6). If you do, Akimbo and the Snakes is the book for you. The book is about a young boy named Akimbo. He always wanted to go to his uncle's snake park but his father said "Wait until you are older." But one day his father let him go to his uncle's snake park for a school vacation/5(10).

This is a brilliant, fun and educational book to read. The book tells the story of Akimbo and the adventurous trip he experiences when he visits his Uncles Snake Park in Africa. Having always loved snakes, Akimbo could not wait to spend his summer holiday working with his Uncle. To Akimbo, this was not work he was4/5.

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If you do, Akimbo and the Snakes is the book for you. The book is about a young boy named Akimbo. He always wanted to go to his uncle's snake park but his father said "Wait until you are older.".

But one day his father let him go to his uncle's snake park for a school vacation. Read the book to /5(6). Do you like surprising stories.

If you do, Akimbo and the Snakes is the book for you. The book is about a young boy named Akimbo. He always wanted to go to his uncle's snake park but his father said "Wait until you are older." But one day his father let him go to his uncle's snake park for a school vacation.

Read the book to find out what happens.5/5(5). The main character Akimbo lives in Africa and absolutely loves it. Throughout the book he comes face to face with various animals in his adventures, the only one he can't meet is a snake.

For some reason the snakes always slither away to quickly. That is until his Uncle Peter invites him for a visit at his snake park/5(2).

Young and brave Akimbo is eager to help his father -a game preserve ranger in Africa, even if it means getting into dangerous situations. Book 1 Akimbo and the Lions. Buy Akimbo and the Snakes by Alexander McCall Smith, Peter Bailey (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

Akimbo and the Snakes: : Alexander McCall Smith, Peter Bailey: Books/5(9). This 3-in-1 collection contains Akimbo and the Elephants, Akimbo and the Lions and Akimbo and the Crocodile Man. Fans of The Jungle Book and the Just So Stories will love these stories of wild animals and thrilling adventures.

Alexander McCall Smith grew up in Zimbabwe and then moved to Scotland. Akimbo and the Snakes. Akimbo can't believe his luck when his father allows him to visit his uncle Peter's snake park. And when a local village calls to report a sighting of a green mamba snake.

Akimbo has always wanted to visit his uncle Peter's snake park. When his father agrees to let him spend a school holiday there, Akimbo can hardly believe his luck. Uncle Peter lets Akimbo handle some of the less dangerous snakes, and once he even holds the jar when Uncle Peter milks venom from a cobra.

Of all the snakes Akimbo learns about, the green mamba is the rarest-and the most deadly. Akimbo and the Snakes by Alexander McCall Smith,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Akimbo and the Snakes: Alexander McCall Smith: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.4/5().

The author’s colourful and extraordinary life is recounted in Akimbo: A Sow Bug’s Life (Autobiography or part of one). In Akimbo and the Snakes, Akimbo can't believe his luck when his father allows him to visit his uncle Peter's snake park.

And when a local village calls to report the sighting of a green mamba snake--the rarest and deadliest snake of all--Akimbo hopes to help his uncle catch it for the park/5(25). In Akimbo and the Snakes, Akimbo can't believe his luck when his father allows him to visit his uncle Peter's snake park.

And when a local village calls to report the sighting of a green mamba snake--the rarest and deadliest snake of all--Akimbo hopes to help his uncle catch it for the park. Description of the book "Akimbo and the Snakes": Akimbo can't believe his luck when his father allows him to visit his uncle Peter's snake park.

And when a local village calls to report a sighting of a green mamba snake--the rarest and most deadly one of all--Akimbo hopes to help his uncle catch it. Taken by his Uncle, Akimbo sets off on an exciting and dangerous mission to find the elusive green mamba.

Full of atmosphere- and a great introduction to different kinds of snakes. There are even some brilliant snake facts that kids will love as a little extra in the book as well.

Fascinating. For the lastest Akimbo adventure be sure to check. Akimbo and the Snakes (Akimbo #4) by Alexander McCall Smith, illustrated by LeUyen Pham. This book is part of a series and is great for those interested in snakes.

It follows Akimbo, who visits his uncle Peter’s snake park. Ten-year-old Akimbo gets to spend several days with his uncle, Peter, at his east African snake park. His uncle first takes him on a tour of the snake-filled sanctuary.

Soon Akimbo learns important facts about snakes and helps his uncle with various tasks, from milking cobra venom to feeding constrictors.

Akimbo loves his life in Africa. He loves living in the great game reserve where his father is ranger. He is able to see all sorts of wonderful animals. But he doesn't see many snakes - they usually slither away when he gets close. But, then his Uncle Peter asks if Akimbo would like to visit his snake park and Akimbo jumps at the chance!

Akimbo and the Snakes (Akimbo Series) by Alexander McCall Smith in CHM, DJVU, TXT download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().Get this from a library!

Akimbo and the snakes. [Alexander McCall Smith; LeUyen Pham] -- On a trip to the snake park with his Uncle Peter, Akimbo has an adventure involving a deadly green mamba snake.