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The Day of the Elephant
Author: Barbara Ker Wilson

ISBN: 9780207200557
Format: Hardcover
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 26 October 2005
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 24.100 x 26.400 x 1.100
The great elephant Mae Jabu turned her head from side to side and flapped her ears as she plodded along the track from the village to the beach. There was no birdsong that morning. Everything seemed strangely silent...

Before the sun set that day a huge wave would engulf her world and sweep away all that she had ever known, and Mae Jabu would be a hero.

A heart-warming story celebrating the extraordinary sixth sense of animals and one brave elephant who saved a group of children during the tsunami disaster in southern Thailand.

About the Author

Barbara Ker Wilson has written approximately forty books for children of all ages. She worked for many years as a children's book editor and now works as a freelance editor, mentor and writer. She lives in Brisbane, Australia.

About the Illustrator

Frané Lessac has illustrated over thirty books for children. She loves to travel and to create books based on her journeys. Her folk-art paintings have been exhibited around the world. She lives in Fremantle, Aus...

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