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The sand elephant

Author: Rinna Hermann; Sanne Dufft
Publisher: Edinburgh : Floris Books, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paul has no one to play with. The sandpit is empty. Or is it? As he digs and pats the sand, a shape appears: an elephant. Curling up under the elephant's warm, sandy trunk, Paul drifts off to sleep. But then something amazing happens. The sand elephant stands up, and lifts Paul onto its back! The sand elephant takes Paul to a wonderful land where incredible sand animals and their children are laughing and playing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rinna Hermann; Sanne Dufft
ISBN: 9781782506157 1782506152
OCLC Number: 1129593708
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Based on a translation by Jonathan Drake.
Originally published as: Der Sandelefant. Verlag Urachhaus, 2015.
First published in the U.S.A. in 2020.
Description: 25 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Sandelefant.
Responsibility: Rinna Hermann ; illustrated by Sanne Dufft.

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Paul is playing alone in a sandpit when an elephant made of sand takes him on an amazing adventure. With his sand elephant, and his new friends, Paul isn't lonely anymore. But what about the rain? A  Read more...

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'Such a beautifully illustrated book celebrating the power of imagination and play. A must for every family.'-- Kindling'In this sweet German import, a little boy discovers he is never alone when he Read more...

 
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