The elephant wish

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Schwartz & Wade Books,
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ON ELIZA PRATTLEBOTTOM’S eighth birthday, she wishes for an elephant to take her away from her boring life. Two days and six hours later, an elephant in a black floppy hat comes trumpeting down Bunthmather Street, lifts Eliza onto his back, and carries her to a magical jungle. Though her parents dream of her walking with a family of elephants, they don’t know where she’s gone. It is only Adelle, a 97-year-old woman with perfect posture, who is able to convince Eliza of the importance of returning home, and of enjoying her childhood while it lasts.From the Hardcover edition.
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Grouped Work ID 3426808c-2784-59bf-66be-083132dd4295
Grouping Title elephant wish
Grouping Author berger lou
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-02-12 04:48:24AM
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display_description Soon after wishing that an elephant will come and take her away from her too-busy parents, Eliza's fondest desire comes true but her journey is observed by ninety-seven-year-old Adelle, who once made the same wish.
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subject_facet Elephants -- Juvenile fiction, Families -- Juvenile fiction, Wishes -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The elephant wish
title_full The elephant wish / Lou Berger ; illustrated by Ana Juan
title_short The elephant wish