A Circle of Elephants

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Audio (6 discs)
Product Number: C05634
Released: May 10, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781980034650
Narrator/s: Kirby Heyborne
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From the author of What Elephants Know, a 2017 ALA Notable Children's Book and winner of the 2017 South Asia Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, comes this stunning companion novel about the complex relationship between people and nature coexisting in the Borderlands of 1970s Nepal. Thirteen-year-old Nandu lives in the newly established Royal Elephant Breeding Center on the edge of the jungle. Here, the King's elephants are to be raised under the protective watch of the stable. Nandu-along with his adoptive father Subba-sahib, his mentors, friends, and the rest of the elephant drivers-is tested by man and nature as earthquakes, drought, wild herds, and rumors of poachers threaten the Center. When Nandu's world is thrown into turmoil, so, too, is the world of Hira Prasad, the Center's powerful bull elephant. An unbreakable bond of brotherhood drives Nandu and Hira Prasad together as they struggle to maintain the delicate natural order of life in the Borderlands. Dinerstein's poetic prose and scientific expertise come together in this breathtaking tale that transports the reader to the center of dangerous conflicts and heartbreaking friendships.

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Author(s): Eric Dinerstein
Series: What Elephants Know Series No: 2

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Author(s): Eric Dinerstein
Narrator(s): Kirby Heyborne
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Product Number Z15381
Released: May 10, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781980034773

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