The New York Times bestseller soon to be a major motion picture starring Jessica Chastain.
A true story in which the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands.
After their zoo was bombed, Polish zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski managed to save over three hundred people from the Nazis by hiding refugees in the empty animal cages. With animal names for these “guests,” and human names for the animals, it’s no wonder that the zoo’s code name became “The House Under a…
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Daily activities for Mr. Scott, a busy zoo keeper, include feeding the gorillas, visiting the elephants, and talking to children about baby animals...
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When Germany invades Poland, Luftwaffe bombers devastate Warsaw and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals killed, or stolen away to Berlin, zookeepers Jan and An..
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At 34, Sam Metcalfe's life looks pretty complete. He has a good job as a zookeeper, where he cares for the primates and one ageing curmudgeon of a father figure, Jack Kinsley. At h..
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Young Alvin lets the animals out of the zoo for a lovely picnic, and no one eats anyone else or runs away...
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As the zookeeper makes final rounds on Christmas Eve, all the animals begin to stir and make quite a lot of commotion. The zookeeper does his best to restore order, but gradually t..
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It is 1943 and each night in a bomb shelter beneath the Berlin Zoo an Australian woman, Vera, shelters with her German husband, Axel, the zoo's director. Together, they struggle to..
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So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Zookeeper’s Wife tells you what you need to know—before or after you read Diane Ackerman’s book. Crafted and edite..
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NonfictionThe zookeeper shows you the animal's at the zoo...