Weighing the Elephant

Weighing the Elephant

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Overview

Weighing the Elephant by Ting-xing Ye, Suzane Langlois

In a small Chinese village lives a baby elephant, Huan-huan. The evil Emperor issues an impossible puzzle: the villagers can save Huan-huan only if they can deduce how much it weighs. A child comes up with an ingenious, scientifically sound answer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781550375268
Publisher: Annick Press, Limited
Publication date: 09/01/1998
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 10.50(h) x (d)
Lexile: AD920L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

About the Author

Ting-xing Ye was born in Shanghai, China and moved to Toronto in 1987 as a visiting scholar to York University. Her other books include Three Monks, No Water and Share the Sky. Ting-xing now lives in Orillia with author William Bell.

Suzane Langlois is a freelance painter and illustrator whose art has appeared in several children's books, on book and record covers, and on posters in Montreal, Toronto, New York, Hamburg and Tokyo. She currently lives with her husband in Montreal.

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