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The Elephant

Written and Illustrated by Jenni Desmond

A fascinating book about a young boy’s journey of discovery about one of the largest, endangered animals on Earth.

  • Ages 4-10

  • 48 pages

  • Hardcover

  • ​8.25” X 10.6"


Unfortunately, we are not able to ship this item internationally at this time. We can only ship to the U.S. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Featured Reviews

"An affectionate and informative celebration of two magnificent species." - Starred Review, Publishers Weekly

"Desmond's illustrations are show-stoppers ... A memorable introduction to a living wonder." - Starred Review, Booklist

  • A Publishers Weekly Best Book of

  • A EUREKA! Honor Award Winner

  • A The Children’s Book Review Best Non-Fiction Picture Book of 2018

  • A Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Gift Guide Selection of 2018

  • A CBC “Hot Off The Press” Selection of October 2018

  • A Capitol Choices Book of 2019

“A powerful and thoughtful story, [The Elephant] will undoubtedly prove to be an enlightening read. [Jenni Desmond] does it again! Her delicate, highly detailed illustrations are coupled with incredulous facts about these gracious animals.” - Sarah Yewman, Picture Books Blogger

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