The Ivory Poachers (Junior African Writers Series Level 5)
Level 5 is the upper level in the series. It is aimed at more mature young adults and advanced readers who are looking for material which is challenging but still controlled for language and content.
Japala loves animals and wants to become a wildlife game scout. Her family and friends are horrified. Life becomes very exciting for her. She does become a game scout, she falls in love and then she is captured by elephant poachers. Only two of these events end happily.