Bushman Lives!Book - 2012
In the 1960s, Harold Knishke, a Chicago teenager with a special place in his heart for Bushman, the famed departed gorilla of the Lincoln Park Zoo, embarks on a hometown adventure, in a quest to become a great artist and figure out how he became the object of a famous folk song.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Characteristics: 247 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Harold enrolls in a drawing class, and wanders through 1950’s Chicago meeting unique characters who inspire him to improve his art.
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