Grandma Elephant's in Charge

Grandma Elephant's in Charge

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One of a new series of books, Read and Discover, designed to encourage children to learn about the world as they learn to read.

Elephants are big - and the biggest and most important elephant of all is Grandma. She's in charge!
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 142 x 206 x 4mm | 99.79g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 1406318590
  • 9781406318593
  • 315,740

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A mix of factual information and compelling story, Grandma Elephant's in Charge is a great choice for the picture book lover in your family. * * Martin Jenkins incorporates all sorts of interesting facts about elephants. * Growing Up in Santa Cruz *
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About Martin Jenkins

Martin Jenkins is a children's author whose work often centres around animals and the environment.A conservation biologist by trade, Martin worked full-time for ten years for World Conservation Monitoring Centre, writing about a range of conservation issues.Since 1990 he has worked freelance for organisations such as WWF and a number of UN bodies concerned with conservation and the environment.He became involved with children's books when he was asked to advise on Walker Books' Animals at Risk series. He has written several titles, including Emperor's Egg, winner of the Times Junior Information Book of the Year Award and Fly Traps! Plants that Bite Back, which was shortlisted for the same award. He has also retold Gulliver's Travels, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal with Don Quixote.

Ivan Bates is an author and illustrator of children's books. His works include Just You and Me, Do Like a Duck Does!
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53 ratings
3.9 out of 5 stars
5 23% (12)
4 47% (25)
3 28% (15)
2 2% (1)
1 0% (0)
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