I Will Surprise My Friend

Author: Mo Willems
ISBN: 1338213695
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Elephants

Best friends Elephant and Piggie decide that they will try to surprise each other, with unexpected results.

Who Says Elephants Can t Dance

Author: Louis V. Gerstner
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060523808
Release Date: 2003-12-16
Genre: Business & Economics

Who Says Elephants Can't Dance? sums up Lou Gerstner's historic business achievement, bringing IBM back from the brink of insolvency to lead the computer business once again.Offering a unique case study drawn from decades of experience at some of America's top companies -- McKinsey, American Express, RJR Nabisco -- Gerstner's insights into management and leadership are applicable to any business, at any level. Ranging from strategy to public relations, from finance to organization, Gerstner reveals the lessons of a lifetime running highly successful companies.

Ellison the Elephant

Author: Eric Drachman
Publisher: Kidwick Books LLC
ISBN: 9780970380913
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Unable to make the normal trumpet blast, little Ellison gets teased by the other elephants, until his imaginary friend Weasel helps him find his own unique voice; includes a read-along disc.

When the Elephant Walks

Author: Keiko Kasza
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781524740337
Release Date: 1990-04-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A charming circular story where the tiniest animal just might be the most powerful. When the Elephant walks, he scares the Bear. When the Bear runs away, he scares the Crocodile. When the Crocodile swims for his life, he scares the Wild Hog . . . and so on, down to the Mouse. And who could be scared of the little Mouse? The last spread answers this question in a way that will delight small children-and the endearing animals, rhythmic text, and hilarious illustrations will make this book a favorite.

Daddy Could I Have an Elephant

Author: Jake Wolf
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0606133038
Release Date: 1998-06-01
Genre: Animals

Despite his father's objections, Tony insists on wanting such impractical pets as an elephant, a python, or a flamingo.

How to Find an Elephant

Author: Kate Banks
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 9781466897533
Release Date: 2017-11-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

What to do on a dull gray day? Head into the wilds and look for an elephant. You will need a pair of binoculars, a blanket, a flute, some food, a little imagination, and a lot of curiosity. Look and listen closely, because elephants can be anywhere. And watch out, because if you're not careful, the elephant may find you first! With pleasing prose and "now you see it, now you don't" artwork, Kate Banks and Boris Kulikov's How to Find an Elephant takes readers on a spirited romp that will both challenge and delight.

Have You Seen Elephant

Author: David Barrow
ISBN: 9781776570089
Release Date: 2015-08-10
Genre: Children's stories, New Zealand

"Elephant wants to play hide and seek. You can play too, but you'll have to try your best, he's very good!"--Back cover.

Uncle Elephant

Author: Arnold Lobel
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780061974250
Release Date: 2011-06-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

While his mother and father are away, a little elephant goes to visit his uncle. The visit is perfect, except for one thing--it ends much too soon.

The Magician s Elephant

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763649418
Release Date: 2009-09-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A classic tale by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo, America's beloved storyteller. When a fortuneteller's tent appears in the market square of the city of Baltese, orphan Peter Augustus Duchene knows the questions that he needs to ask: Does his sister still live? And if so, how can he find her? The fortuneteller's mysterious answer (an elephant! An elephant will lead him there!) sets off a chain of events so remarkable, so impossible, that you will hardly dare to believe it’s true. With atmospheric illustrations by fine artist Yoko Tanaka, here is a dreamlike and captivating tale that could only be narrated by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo. In this timeless fable, she evokes the largest of themes — hope and belonging, desire and compassion — with the lightness of a magician’s touch. Featuring illustrations and a new cover by Yoko Tanaka, as well as an excerpt of Kate DiCamillo's newest novel, Raymie Nightingale.

An Elephant in the Garden

Author: Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
ISBN: 9781466804456
Release Date: 2011-10-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Lizzie and Karl's mother is a zoo keeper; the family has become attached to an orphaned elephant named Marlene, who will be destroyed as a precautionary measure so she and the other animals don't run wild should the zoo be hit by bombs. The family persuades the zoo director to let Marlene stay in their garden instead. When the city is bombed, the family flees with thousands of others, but how can they walk the same route when they have an elephant in tow, and keep themselves safe? Along the way, they meet Peter, a Canadian navigator who risks his own capture to save the family. As Michael Morpurgo writes in an author's note, An Elephant in the Garden is inspired by historical truths, and by his admiration for elephants, "the noblest and wisest and most sensitive of all creatures." Here is a story that brings together an unlikely group of survivors whose faith in kindness and love proves the best weapon of all.

Can I Play Too An Elephant and Piggie Book

Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 1423119916
Release Date: 2010-06-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Gerald the elephant and Piggie learn to play catch with their new friend Snake, even though Snake doesn't have any arms! By the author of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Medal-winning book, Are You Ready to Play Outside?


Author: Ralph Helfer
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061748285
Release Date: 2009-10-13
Genre: Nature

Spanning several decades and three continents, Modoc is one of the most amazing true animal stories ever told. Raised together in a small German circus town, a boy and an elephant formed a bond that would last their entire lives, and would be tested time and again; through a near-fatal shipwreck in the Indian Ocean, an apprenticeship with the legendary Mahout elephant trainers in the Indian teak forests, and their eventual rise to circus stardom in 1940s New York City. Modoc is a captivating true story of loyalty, friendship, and high adventure, to be treasured by animal lovers everywhere.

Should I Share My Ice Cream An Elephant and Piggie Book

Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 1423143434
Release Date: 2011-06-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In a latest entry in a Geisel Award-winning series, the friendship between reserved Gerald and fun-loving Piggie is tested when Gerald faces a difficult decision. By the Emmy Award- and Caldecott Honor-winning author of Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! 100,000 first printing.