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The one and only Ruby  Cover Image Book Book

The one and only Ruby / Katherine Applegate ; illustrated by Patricia Castelao.

Applegate, Katherine, (author.). Castelao, Patricia, Sequel to (work): (illustrator.). Applegate, Katherine. One and only Bob. (Added Author).


In this novel-in-verse that picks up a few months after the events of The One and Only Bob, Ruby recounts her life before the circus when her caretaker from the elephant orphanage in Africa comes for a visit.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063080089
  • ISBN: 0063080087
  • Physical Description: 217, 10 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2023]

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
8-12 years
Subject: Elephants > Juvenile fiction.
Wildlife refuges > Juvenile fiction.
Africa > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Novels in verse.

Available copies

  • 11 of 42 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 5 current holds with 42 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library J APPLEGATE (Text) 0001012513184 JUV Fiction New Checked out 06/06/2023

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