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The elephant's tale

The elephant's tale

St. John, Lauren, 1966-; Dean, David

It's the first day of the December school holidays & Martine has lots of fun planned for the next few weeks, not least spending time with Jemmy, her white giraffe, & her friend, Ben. But her plans for a peaceful holiday are soon shattered when a sinister man informs Martine & her grandmother that Sawubona is about to be repossessed

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories. Adventure stories. Fiction 9+. Adventure.
Published London: Orion Children's, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: Lauren St. John ; illustrated by David Dean
ISBN: 1842557858, 9781842557853
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: 2009.
Physical Description: 235 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Human-animal relationships Juvenile fiction.; Game reserves South Africa Juvenile fiction.; Martine (Fictitious character : St. John) Juvenile fiction.; Elephants Juvenile fiction.; Namibia Juvenile fiction.; Ben (Fictitious character : St. John) Juvenile fiction.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 6.1
Interest Level: MY
Points: 8
Quiz Number: 220327

Author note

Lauren St John is the author of several books on sports and music, as well as the award-winning children's series THE WHITE GIRAFFE and the BLUE PETER BOOK AWARD-winning LAURA MARLIN series. She has also written an adult novel, THE OBITUARY WRITER, published in 2013.

Visit Lauren's website at www.laurenstjohn.com, like her Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pages/Lauren-St-John/120957211278399 and follow her on Twitter @laurenstjohn