The Magician's Elephant

byKate DicamilloIllustratorYoko Tanaka

December 8, 2015|
The Magician's Elephant by Kate Dicamillo
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A classic tale by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo, America''s beloved storyteller

When a fortuneteller''s tent appears in the market square of the city of Baltese, orphan Peter Augustus Duchene knows the questions that he needs to ask: Does his sister still live? And if so, how can he find her? The fortuneteller''s mysterious answer (an elephant! An elephant will lead him there!) sets off a chain of events so remarkable, so impossible, that you will hardly dare to believe it’s true. With atmospheric illustrations by fine artist Yoko Tanaka, here is a dreamlike and captivating tale that could only be narrated by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo. In this timeless fable, she evokes the largest of themes — hope and belonging, desire and compassion — with the lightness of a magician’s touch.
With dreamlike illustrations and a cover by Yoko Tanaka.
  
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Title:The Magician's Elephant
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:224 pages, 7.64 X 5.2 X 0.61 in
Shipping dimensions:224 pages, 7.64 X 5.2 X 0.61 in
Published:December 8, 2015
Publisher:Candlewick Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780763680886

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