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Tony and His Elephants – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Tony and His Elephants, Best Friends Forever Text and photos by: Cathleen Burnham Published by: Crickhollow and Crispin Books, April 2017 Themes/Topics: elephants, baby animals, environmental conservation, Thailand, youth activism, wild animal rescue Genre: Nonfiction – 32 pages Suitable for ages: … Continue reading

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Wish – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: family begins with a… Wish Written and illustrated by: Matthew Cordell Published by: Disney Hyperion, 2015 Themes/Topics: parents, elephants, waiting a long time for a baby Suitable for ages: 4-7 Opening: At first there is us. There is only us. But even before … Continue reading

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Elephant Enigmas in Rhyme – Around the World in 50 Weeks

You may or may not have noticed a certain obsession with elephants of late. I make no apologies for my idolization of these magnificent  mammals. Much is maintained about these huge beasts, but how to divide myth from fact? These … Continue reading

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