First 5 San Diego has teamed up with the San Diego Zoo and Channel 93.3’s Geena the Latina for a live virtual book reading of “Karen’s Heart,” a heartwarming book that features the true story of a brave baby orangutan named Karen. Karen’s poignant story, written by Georgeanne Irvine, is illustrated with engaging photographs and includes a section featuring fun facts about orangutans. “Karen’s Heart,” published by San Diego Zoo Global Press, is part of its new San Diego Zoo Kids Hope and Inspiration Series.

Tune into Geena’s Instagram (@geenathelatina) on Friday, July 10 at 12pm to read along with her, learn more about orangutans and for a chance to win a $250 Amazon gift card. See you there!