Elephant in the Dark

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By Mina Javaherbin
Publisher Scholastic Press
Elephant in the Dark
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A bold, humorous rendition of The Three Blind Men and the Elephant, magnificently illustrated by an awardwinning artist!When the villagers hear of a huge and mysterious creature that has come all the way from India, they steal into the dark barn to find out what it is.Its like a snake! says one. Its like a tree trunk, says another. No, its like a fan! argues the third.Who is right? Which of them knows the creatures true shape?Mina Javaherbins charming and witty retelling combined with Eugene Yelchins refreshingly brilliant illustrations bring this enlightened classic, inspired by Rumis poem, vividly to life.

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369 words369 words
40 pages40 pages
Lexile AD630LLexile AD630L
Grade P to 3Grade P to 3
Age 4-8Age 4-8
Published 2015Published 2015

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