"Capyboppy" by Bill Peet
A capybara is a real animal. It is the largest existing rodent and looks something like a giant guinea pig, to which it is related. Normally the capybara lives near the rivers and lakes of South America, but this one lived with the Peet family.
Reading Level: 5.8
Ages: 4 to 7
11 x 8.5 inches, 26 pages
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