Would an Elephant Enjoy the Seaside? provides a fun and informative introduction to the life of a tiger. African elephants are the largest animals that live on land. They live in family groups and stroll through forests and grasslands together. Imagine if an African elephant came to stay. What would she do? By imagining animals in everyday scenarios, readers can learn about their size, diet and other features. Featuring superb illustrations and an engaging question and answer format, this title is extremely engaging and enjoyable.
CAMILLA DE LE BEDOYERE was a teacher for 10 years before she became a full-time non-fiction author. She studied Zoology and Geology at Bristol University, and has subsequently written or edited more than 200 books for children and adults, many of which aim to explain and explore the natural world and our relationship with it Camilla is a specialist literacy teacher at a London high school, developing reading skills and encouraging a love of learning through books.
Aleksei Bitskoff always loved to draw as a child, covering his exercise books in doodles. His illustration for the AOI's Transport For London competition was exhibited in the summer and his story Me and You gained 3rd place in the Macmillan Prize. He has also been highly commended in the Cheltenham Illustration Award.
What if an elephant wanted to go upstairs? What would an elephant like for breakfast? Could an elephant join an art class? With questions to encourage creativity and critical thinking through imaginative and playful storytelling, this book cannot help but be a hit. There are also plenty of interesting facts shared along the way, such as, ‘ in the wild, elephants roll in the mud, which protects their skin from the hot sun’ , and the fact that they flap their big ears to cool themselves down