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The shadow elephant

Author: Nadine Robert; Valerio Vidali; Sarah Klinger
Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First English-language editionView all editions and formats
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A gloomy elephant that wants to be left alone in the shadows ignores other animals' efforts to cheer him, until a mouse asks to rest near him and shares her story of loss.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nadine Robert; Valerio Vidali; Sarah Klinger
ISBN: 9781592703128 1592703127
OCLC Number: 1141963505
Notes: Originally published in French: Varennes, Quebec, Canada : Comme des géants, 2019 under the title L'éléphant de l'ombre.
Awards: Winner of A Financial Times Best Children's Book of 2021 2021 (UK)
Target Audience: Ages 4-10.; Grades 2-3.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 30 cm
Other Titles: Éléphant de l'ombre.
Responsibility: Nadine Robert & Valerio Vidali ; translated from French by Sarah Klinger.

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A gloomy elephant that wants to be left alone in the shadows ignores other animals' efforts to cheer him, until a mouse asks to rest near him and shares her story of loss.

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The book's uncluttered compositions with tightly framed perspectives and Vidali's sure lines and simple shapes reduce the dramatic action to its essentials. The palette, dominated by velvety, richly Read more...

 
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