Tarra & Bella: The Elephant And Dog Who Became Best Friends by Carol BuckleyTarra & Bella: The Elephant And Dog Who Became Best Friends by Carol Buckley

Tarra & Bella: The Elephant And Dog Who Became Best Friends

byCarol BuckleyPhotographed byCarol Buckley

Paperback | March 6, 2014

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A friendship unlike any other!

After retiring from the circus, Tarra became the first resident of the Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee. When other elephants moved in and developed close friendships, only Tarra remained alone—until the day she met a stray mixed-breed dog named Bella. From then on, the two were inseparable.

Color photographs of Tarra and Bella at home in the Elephant Sanctuary deftly illustrate this inspiring story of inter-species companionship.
Carol Buckley is cofounder and CEO of The Elephant Sanctuary. Carol has over 30 years’ experience in the care and management of elephants and in 1995, Carol co-founded the nation's first natural-habitat refuge for sick, old, and needy endangered Asian elephants with her own elephant, Tarra. She is a well-known speaker on the subject of...
Title:Tarra & Bella: The Elephant And Dog Who Became Best FriendsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 10 × 0.14 inPublished:March 6, 2014Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0147510635

ISBN - 13:9780147510631


Editorial Reviews

“A sweet and sincere offering.”
“Buckley’s straightforward text and her empathy-building photos warmly present an indelible image of this unlikely friendship without trying to explain it. It simply is.”
School Library Journal
"The animals’ friendship will inspire young readers."
Publishers Weekly