Book Title: Best Friends : The True Story of Owen and Mzee
Author: Isabella Hatkoff
Format: Paperback | 32 pages
Publication Date: 10 May 2007
After the 2004 tsunami in Southeast Asia, a little hippo named Owen was discovered orphaned and alone, far from home. Come read the true and heartwarming story of the animal sanctuary that provided a new home for Owen, where he found an unlikely best friend in a 130- year-old tortoise named Mzee.