The Boy and the Poacher’s Moon
Pamela Newham, Human & Rousseau When Billy Samuels, a high-school student from Cape Town, is named a finalist in a bursary competition, he thinks his dream of studying conservation might just come true. He and three other finalists from across the country visit the Kruger Park to compete in the last round. But what starts out as a fun weekend in the wild quickly takes a turn when a rhino is killed in the park… Will the group of friends be able to expose the poachers and prevent them from hurting another rhino?
Young teens will love this thrilling mystery set in our favourite national park. The tale is packed with adventure, close calls and humour, and will teach teens more about the rhino-poaching crisis and the need for conservation.
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