Gogo the Mountain Gorilla

From the Series Together We Can Change the World

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 1
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

This book is an enchanting tale about a boy and the endangered mountain gorilla.

When Kito stumbles upon a mountain gorilla in the forest, he has no idea what the gorilla is capable of. This magical encounter will forever change Kito’s understanding of kindness. Learn some wonderful mountain gorilla facts, too!

What can really change the world? In Gogo the Mountain Gorilla, children learn how they can transform themselves and the world around them by embracing their emotional superpowers: love, courage, compassion, respect, kindness, integrity, and gratitude.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 1
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Category SEL: C Social Awareness, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2023
Publisher New Frontier Publishing
Imprint New Frontier Publishing
Language English
Number of Pages 28
Publication Date 2023-03-07
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV002020, JUV029010, JUV063000
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 9.5 x 9.5

Author: Beverly Jatwani

Beverly Jatwani co-founded the Middle East's first green and purpose-over-profit children's nursery. Having witnessed how children engage with nature, Beverly was inspired to write a series of children's books that capture the innate love and affinity that children have with Mother Earth. She lives in Dubai with her family.

Illustrator: Sawyer Cloud

Sawyer Cloud is a freelance artist living in Madagascar, her native country. Loving sunny days and music, her dream is to travel and share her stories with the world. She lives with her family and two pets.


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