4 edition of A Book of elephants found in the catalog.
|Statement||compiled by Katie Wales ; illustrated by David McKee.|
|Contributions||Wales, Katie., McKee, David.|
|LC Classifications||PZ5 .B64|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|ISBN 10||0819308919, 0819308927|
|LC Control Number||76023139|
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Water for Elephants is a historical novel by Sara Gruen, written as part of National Novel Writing Month.
4 Awards and nominations. 6 Film adaptation. 8 External links. The story is told as a series of memories by Jacob Jankowski, a year-old man who lives in a nursing home. Jacob is Author: Sara Gruen.
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The first edition of the novel was published in May 26thand was written by Sara Gruen. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.
The main characters of this fiction, historical story are Jacob Jankowski, Rosemary/5. A learning book about elephants for toddlers. Many photographs to explore with explanatory narrative in toddler "speak". Words to learn, quizzes and a graphic word list at the end.
A fun and graphic book for adults to explain to ed on: Ma Water for Elephants is a delightful, moving book, and the ending was a very pleasant surprise.
Also, if you want a special treat, listen to it on audiobook. The two readers, David LeDoux and John Randolph Jones, did a wonderful job of bringing both Jacobs (young and old) to by: 4.
This engaging picture book is just right for the youngest reader and is a perfect choice for story time and bedtime sharing. Up and down, over and under, through and around five big and brightly colored elephants are on a mission in this picture book for young children by Caldecott Medalist Kevin Henkes.
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Unfortunately, elephants and people have also been in conflict, resulting in the decline in elephants throughout their former range in Southern Asia. This book provides an ecological analysis of elephant human interaction and its implications for the conservation of elephants.Winner of the BookBrowse Diamond Award for Most Popular Book.
An atmospheric, gritty, and compelling novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circaby the bestselling author of Riding Lessons. When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, drifters, and misfits, a second-rate circus struggling to.“Elephants are loyal and kind and gentle, and while some people have those qualities, most don’t,” says year-old Samantha Gray, who lives on a North American elephant sanctuary with her.