by Lisa Mantchev and Taeeun Yoo
When the local Pet Club won t admit a boy s tiny pet elephant, he finds a solution one that involves all kinds of unusual animals in this sweet and adorable picture book.
Today is Pet Club day. There will be cats and dogs and fish, but "strictly no elephants" are allowed. The Pet Club doesn t understand that pets come in all shapes and sizes, just like friends. Now it is time for a boy and his tiny pet elephant to show them what it means to be a true friend.
Imaginative and lyrical, this sweet story captures the magic of friendship and the joy of having a pet."
Strictly No Elephants
Lisa Mantchev is a temporally-displaced Capricorn who casts her spells from an ancient tree in the Pacific Northwest. When not scribbling, she is by turns an earth elemental, English professor, actress, artist, and domestic goddess. She shares her abode with her husband, two children, and three hairy miscreant dogs.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Publish Date: October 2015
Page Count: 32
Reading Level: Ages 4-7
- Books > Juvenile Fiction > Animals - Elephants - Social Themes
- Friendship - Elephants as pets -Pets - Toleration