Orangutanka: A Story in Poems

by Newbery Honor winning author Margarita Engle 

illustrations by Renée Kurilla

ISBN  0805098399

Holt 2015

*From School Library Journal (Starred Review) "This well-crafted book, with its accomplished verses and smattering of facts, should earn a wide audience."

*From Kirkus "Kurilla’s lush, digitally colored illustrations are as joyous and full of wonder as Engle’s verse."

*From Publisher's Weekly "Kurilla’s dynamic mixed-media images show an adult orangutan perched between branches, while another spread follows another orangutan’s progress down to the jungle floor"

*From Booklist "The hilarious digitally colored pencil-and-ink illustrations depict the lush jungle environment and the furry orange orangutans..."