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The Elephant
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Beautifully written, this novel from acclaimed author and illustrator Peter Carnavas will stay with you long after you finish.

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Overview

‘An elephant?’ Arthur gasped. ‘In your house? But... is it real?’

Olive leaned a little closer and lowered her voice.

‘Well, thats the thing...’

Olive’s father has a sadness so big that she imagines it as a large grey elephant following him around. With the help of her cheery grandfather and her best friend, Arthur, Olive sets out to chase away her father’s elephant.

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Peter Carnavas

Peter Carnavas

Peter Carnavas writes and illustrates books for children. He has made many picture books, such as The Children Who Loved Books, Last Tree in the City and A Quiet Girl. His novel The Elephant won a Queensland Literary Award and was shortlisted in four other national awards. He has won an Australian Book Industry Award and a SCBWI Crystal Kite Award, and his books have been published widely across the world. Peter lives on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, with his wife, two daughters, a dog and a cat. www.petercarnavas.com