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An Elephant in the Garden

(2010)
A novel by

 
 
A thrilling and moving new novel about an extraordinary animal caught up in a very human war, for anyone who loved The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips or The Butterfly Lion! It's 1944. Elizabeth's father is fighting with the German army on the eastern front. Her mother works at Dresden zoo, where her favourite animal is a young elephant named Marlene. When the zoo director tells her the dangerous animals must be shot to prevent them running amok when the town is bombed, Elizabeth's mother moves Marlene into the back garden to save her...and then the bombs start to fall. Their home destroyed, Elizabeth and her family must flee the bombed-out city and through the wintery landscape, all the while avoiding the Russian troops who are drawing ever closer. It would be hard enough, without an elephant in tow!

Genre: Children's Fiction

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October 2011 : USA Hardback
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden: Inspired by a True Story
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
ISBN: 0-312-59369-4 / 978-0-312-59369-8 (USA edition)
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
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October 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo, Simon Reade
ISBN: 1-78319-174-0 / 978-1-78319-174-1 (UK edition)
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October 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden: Inspired by a True Story
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ISBN: 1-250-03414-0 / 978-1-250-03414-4 (USA edition)
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
ISBN: 0-00-787563-0 / 978-0-00-787563-4 (UK edition)
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May 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
ISBN: 0-00-733956-9 / 978-0-00-733956-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks
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Audio Editions

May 2010 : UK Audio CD
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
ISBN: 0-00-735778-8 / 978-0-00-735778-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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May 2010 : USA Audio edition
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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May 2010 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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May 2010 : UK Audio edition
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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October 2014 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Simon Reade, Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: Oberon Books
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October 2011 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden: Inspired by a True Story
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
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May 2010 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: An Elephant in the Garden
Author(s): Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks
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