Article Title

How to Find an Elephant


Karen Abbott


Outstanding, Preschool, Primary, Imagination, Day Dreams, Adventure, Boy, Backyard Safari, Exploration, Elephants

Document Type

Book Review


Faced with lots of space but nothing to do, a boy makes his own adventure looking for elephants. As he sets out to explore, he gives the reader hints and tips on what supplies are needed for a safari and where to look for elephants based on his understanding. He finds some food and binoculars and a flute. He wanders through the jungle and stops for a swim. There is no end to his creativity or fun. Travel along on this imaginary safari and enjoy finding the elephants hiding on each page.