National Geographic Kids Chapters: Tiger in Trouble!: and More True Stories of Amazing Animal Rescues (NGK Chapters)

Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades K - 3Grades 2 - 5N4.18946
Follow the journey of Nitro, a tiger kept in captivity in Kansas. His story starts when the county sheriffs visited a Kansas property and decided to confiscate all big cats from their owner. Lions were sent to the Detroit Zoo, and Nitro and his friend Apache went to the Carolina Tiger Rescue. As Nitro was adjusting to his new home, things went terribly wrong. Fever broke out, and he lost his sight. With the help of his rescuers, his friend Apache, and a lot of patience and love, blind Nitro was given a whole new way to "see". Nitro became the keepers' and visitors' favorite.

Filled with gorgeous photographs, sidebars, and fun facts, Tiger in Trouble! is sure to captivate all big cats lovers. Kids will learn great tips about these fascinating creatures and how to contribute to their conservation.

Stories in this books also include:
• Ethereal's survival story: the white albino bat
• Susie, Bob, and Caleb: The Three Monkeyteers

This book will capture the hearts of animal lovers everywhere, as they will love reading the true stories of humans saving the lives of amazing animals.

Releases simultaneously in Reinforced Library Binding: 978-1-4263-1079-9 , $14.90/$16.95 Can
E-book: 978-1-4263-1080-5 , $5.99/$5.99 Can

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Paperback, 112 pages
Published on October 9, 2012 by National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN-10: 1426310781
ISBN-13: 9781426310782
2 Book Reviews
  • mckenzi3
    mckenzi3Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 8:44 am
    Its I good book if you want to learn more about tigers and other big cats. This book focuses more on tigers though. All that you read is true. There are so many sad stories that happened with tigers and big cats. I forgot lots of stuff in this book but I think there was a tiger that lost a leg or something like that.
    • horsegirl806
      horsegirl806Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 5:37 am55 stars
      Great book, it is a book about Nitro the Tiger who is a tiger captured in Kansas! I recommend this book to read in school, or at home. I read this book over the summer!