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The Elephant and the Tree
     

The Elephant and the Tree

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by Jin Pyn Lee
 

Originally published in Singapore as part of the First-Time Writers and Illustrators Publishing Initiative, The Elephant and the Tree became an instant success, selling out its entire print run. Distinctly illustrated in black and green and orchestrated to a tuneful rhythm, this little picture book about the enduring friendship between an Asian Elephant and

Overview

Originally published in Singapore as part of the First-Time Writers and Illustrators Publishing Initiative, The Elephant and the Tree became an instant success, selling out its entire print run. Distinctly illustrated in black and green and orchestrated to a tuneful rhythm, this little picture book about the enduring friendship between an Asian Elephant and a tree promote friendship, conservationism, and ecological awareness.

Not since The Giving Tree or Owen and Mzee has such a simple and heartwarming tale been crafted to teach young readers about the power of friendship, adventure, and discovery. The Elephant and the Tree is sure to become a classic beloved by generations of readers, inspiring loyalty and love, as well as encouraging children to think for themselves. A modern-day tale of friendship, this story is unique and not to be missed!

The Elephant and the Tree is made with recycled materials.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762435326
Publisher:
Running Press Book Publishers
Publication date:
04/13/2009
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
3 Months to 18 Years

Meet the Author

Jin Pyn Lee is a talented new author from Singapore who has been hailed as a National Talent by the press and media of her country. Animal Planet recently recognized Jin Pyn Lee's creative talents. Selected from 34,000 applicants worldwide, Jin Pyn and five other amateur filmmakers starred in one of the biggest Animal Planet's original productions, Unearthed, in April of 2007. For her final documentary, Jin Pyn followed the elephants in the Shamwari Game Reserve, which employs a system where elephants can remain wild and humans can still profit. Jin Pyn Lee currently works as the Production Researcher for Moving Visuals and resides in Singapore. She plans to donate a portion of her profits to the Elephant Nature Foundation. Visit her at www.elephantandtree.com

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