The Elephantantrum by Gillian Shields
  

Synopsis

The Elephantantrum by Gillian Shields

There's tears and tantrums in this humorous picture book when Ellie is tired of playing with her toys. Ellie has everything, but she wants more. She wants an elephant. And she won't eat or sleep or brush her hair until she gets one! But when she finally gets her wish, the elephant decides to teach Ellie a thing or two about manners!

About the Author

Gillian Shields

Gillian Shields was born and brought up in Yorkshire. As she grew up, she had two passions; books and theatre. Gillian’s love of books led her to read English at St Catharine's College, Cambridge. After university she studied acting in London, and then worked in a drama school for several years, becoming Vice-Principal.

Having children gave Gillian an excuse to carry on reading children’s books, as well as motivation to write them. She has a young son and a grown-up daughter, and is married to Brian, who works for the International Herald Tribune.

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Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Gillian Shields
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Author's Website

callyjanestudio.blogspot.co...

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

5th July 2012

ISBN

9781444904000


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