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The Elephant's Child

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Publisher Comments:

Readers learn how elephants came to have long trunks in this classic fairy tale. and#8220;With restraint, respect and high good humor, Cauley has fashioned dozens of illustrations . . . that do not overwhelm the story. . . . About as fine a rendering as we are likely to see in what is surely among the rare best childrenand#8217;s stories ever written.and#8221;--School Library Journal

Synopsis:

Because of his "satiable curtiosity" about what the crocodile has for dinner, the elephant's child and all elephants thereafter have long trunks.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152253868
ill.:
Cauley, Lorinda Bryan
Author:
Cauley, Lorinda B.
Illustrator:
Cauley, Lorinda Bryan
Author:
Cauley, Lorinda Bryan
Author:
Kipling, Rudyard
Author:
Cauley, Lorinda B.
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Animals - Elephants
Subject:
Elephants
Subject:
Elephants -- Fiction.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper, Picture
Series Volume:
276
Publication Date:
19880401
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from K up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8 x 10 in 0.4 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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