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The elephant and his secret

Doris Dana

The elephant and his secret

based on a fable by Gabriela Mistral

by Doris Dana

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fables

  • About the Edition

    The elephant carries the mountain"s secret with him as he sets off to see the world, a knowledge that helps him save all the animals.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesElefante y su secreto
    Statementby Doris Dana ; illustrated by Antonio Frasconi = El elefante y su secreto : basado en una fábula de Gabriela Mistral / por Doris Dana ; illustraciones de Antonio Frasconi
    ContributionsMistral, Gabriela, 1889-1957, Frasconi, Antonio, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.2.D25 El
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[40] p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24788244M
    ISBN 100689304307
    LC Control Number73075432

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In the best tradition of child-animal friendship stories, Elephant Secret explores the strong and complex bond between Sam and her elephants while offering a fascinating, authentic glimpse into elephant—and human—behavior.

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(English and Spanish Edition)3/5(1). Eric Walterss ELEPHANT SECRET is a gripping family story with an environmental spin. Thirteen-year-old Samantha Gray has lived her entire life on an elephant sanctuary owned by her father. The elephant and his secret book mother died when she was born, so her only family has been her father and the elephants an amazing herd of creatures who are more caring, loving /5.

My Writing And Reading Life: Eric Walters, Author of Elephant Secret. The Children’s Book Review | Aug Eric Walters has written one hundred children’s books, which have won more than awards. He was named to the Order of Canada in for his contribution to literature for children and young adults.

He was named to the Order of Canada in for his contribution to literature for children and young adults. Walters also runs the Creation of Hope, a charity in Kenya. He lives in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, with his family.

He spent time in an elephant sanctuary doing research for Elephant Secret. Visit him at : HMH Books. We Bought a Zoo meets Jurassic Park in a gripping story featuring the evergreen appeal of human-animal friendships and set in an elephant sanctuary, about a thirteen-year-old girl, a cast of elephants, and a surprising new arrival—a woolly mammoth.

Fascinating elephant information is sometimes awkwardly inserted into dialogue but at other times is gracefully delivered by Sam’s direct address to readers. After a stunning revelation almost pages into the book—which nudges the genre toward Author: Eric Walters.

We Bought a Zoo meets Jurassic Park in a gripping story featuring the evergreen appeal of human-animal friendships and set in an elephant sanctuary, about a thirteen-year-old girl, a cast of elephants, and a surprising new arrival—a woolly mammoth.

Sam was born and raised in an elephant sanctuary. When a beloved elephant dies giving birth, Sam develops a connection with baby Woolly—who isn. Get this from a library. The elephant and his secret. El elefante y su secreto. [Doris Dana; Gabriela Mistral; Antonio Frasconi] -- The elephant carries the mountain's secret with him as he sets off to see the world, a knowledge that helps him save all the animals.

Get this from a library. The elephant and his secret: based on a fable by Gabriela Mistral. [Doris Dana; Gabriela Mistral; Antonio Frasconi] -- The elephant carries the mountain's secret with him as he sets off to see the world, a knowledge that helps him save all the animals. “Elephant Secret” is the first chapter book of Eric Walters that I have read and I did take a long pause in the middle as it was so slow in moving forward.

I was also frustrated because I didn’t know where the elephant sanctuary was, having travelled in Africa and seen these wonderful animals in their natural habitat I hoped it was there/5(30).

The elephant takes his size and shape by donning the shadow of a mountain and the mountain tells him a secret too, which he keeps quietly to himself while doing good deeds to win the confidence of the other animals -- until ""a large drop of rain right on the elephant's forehead"" fulfills the mountain's prophecy of a second deluge and the.

The Secret Daily Teachings provides a simple, inspiring way to keep your thoughts and feelings positive every single day of the year. The Secret Daily Teachings. Elephant Company is nothing less than a sweeping tale, masterfully written.”—Sara Gruen, The New York Times Book Review “Splendid Blending biography, history, and wildlife biology, [Vicki Constantine] Croke’s story is an often moving account of [Billy] Williams, who earned the sobriquet ‘Elephant Bill,’ and his unusual bond /5(18).

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One of her favorite elephants is pregnant and gives birth early. The sanctuary loses the mother elephant, but the baby survives. Sam and the new born develop a special bond.

At the same time a new adult elephant arrives and arrives with some special circumstances. Sam's father warns her to be careful with the new : Patrick Andrus. El Elefante Y Su Secreto. by Dana, Doris and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Elephant and His Secret El Elefante Y Su Secreto English and Spanish Edition by Dana, Doris; Mistral, Gabriela - AbeBooks.

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is currently a New York Times best-seller.elephant secret $ Featuring the evergreen appeal of human-animal friendships and set in an elephant sanctuary, We Bought a Zoo meets Jurassic Park in a gripping story about a thirteen-year-old girl, a cast of elephants, and a surprising new arrival—a woolly mammoth.J.H.

Williams is the protagonist of Vicki Croke’s splendid new book, “Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II.”.