Bandoola: The Great Elephant Rescue (Signed Edition)

William Grill

£15.99

A stunning new book from one of our favourite illustrators

Hardback

Children's Books > Non-fiction

ISBN: 9781838740238

Description

When a world war comes to Myanmar (Burma), one special elephant becomes a hero.

As people are forced to leave their home in the Burmese jungle, Bandoola, his keeper Po Toke and war veteran James Howard Williams (Aka Elephant Bill), undertake a journey that will test their courage, taking trust, understanding and bravery to the very limit.

Together, they lead a group of 53 elephants and over 200 refugees to safety, scaling 6000ft mountains as they trek from Myanmar to northern India. In this moving tale based on a true story, award-winning William Grill’s stunning illustrations show the majesty of Myanmar’s forests and mountains, the backdrop to a heart-warming tale about empathy between humans and animals, and the strength that can arise from working together when the world is full of danger.


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Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 25 × 17 × 8 cm