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Singing with elephants  Cover Image Book Book

Singing with elephants / Margarita Engle.

Engle, Margarita, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593206690 :
  • ISBN: 059320669X :
  • Physical Description: 217 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Viking, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-216).
Summary, etc.:
"Cuban-born eleven-year-old Oriol lives in Santa Barbara, California, where she struggles to belong. But most of the time that's okay, because she enjoys helping her parents care for the many injured animals at their veterinary clinic. Then Gabriela Mistral, the first Latin American winner of a Nobel Prize in Literature, moves to town, and aspiring writer Oriol finds herself opening up. As she begins to create a world of words for herself, Oriol learns it will take courage to stay true to herself and do what she thinks is right--attempting to rescue a baby elephant in need--even if it means keeping secrets from those she loves"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Novels in verse.
Authorship > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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Howe Library J ENG 31254003787435 Children's new shelf Available -

Summary: "Cuban-born eleven-year-old Oriol lives in Santa Barbara, California, where she struggles to belong. But most of the time that's okay, because she enjoys helping her parents care for the many injured animals at their veterinary clinic. Then Gabriela Mistral, the first Latin American winner of a Nobel Prize in Literature, moves to town, and aspiring writer Oriol finds herself opening up. As she begins to create a world of words for herself, Oriol learns it will take courage to stay true to herself and do what she thinks is right--attempting to rescue a baby elephant in need--even if it means keeping secrets from those she loves"--

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