The Resource The elephant, Peter Carnavas

The elephant, Peter Carnavas

Label
The elephant
Title
The elephant
Statement of responsibility
Peter Carnavas
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Olive's father has a sadness so big that she imagines it as an enormous elephant following him around. Every day Olive sees the elephant, and every day she wishes it would go. With the help of Granddad and her best friend, Arthur, Olive sets out to chase the elephant away. But how can Olive move something so big?
Summary
Olive's father has a sadness so big that she imagines it as an enormous elephant following him around. Every day Olive sees the elephant, and every day she wishes it would go. With the help of Granddad and her best friend, Arthur, Olive sets out to chase the elephant away. But how can Olive move something so big?
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2018.
  • Queensland Literary Awards, Children's Book Award, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10578893
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carnavas, Peter
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers
  • Grief
  • Grandfathers
  • Emotions
  • Fathers and daughters
Target audience
primary
Label
The elephant, Peter Carnavas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059640600
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
169 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702259616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Publisher number
A823.4
System control number
(OCoLC)974430551
Label
The elephant, Peter Carnavas
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059640600
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
169 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702259616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Publisher number
A823.4
System control number
(OCoLC)974430551

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