Recommended Grade: K-3
Memory and meaning are centered in this encyclopedia “written” by Marcel, an old but soulful elephant, who reminisces about his surroundings and, most importantly, abundant trifles, from the towers outside his window and the recollected world he traveled, to the friends and natural lives that flourish around him. The story and miscellany, which elegantly situated along it, will transfix you.
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written by Sophie Strady, illustrated by Jean-Francois Martin