Eyesha and The Great Elephant Gathering
Author: Nadishka Aloysius
Format: Kindle Edition
f you liked DUMBO, you will love this endearing story about another adorable baby elephant...
Eyesha is a baby elephant who is just learning the etiquette and behaviour expected of the largest land mammal in the world. She visits the Minneriya Tank with her family for the first time to participate in the annual Great Gathering. Curious and adventurous, she makes new friends, but is soon lost and in trouble. How will little Eyesha find her way back to her Mother?
Only 6000 elephants now survive in their natural habitat in Sri Lanka. The spectacular illustrations in this book capture the beauty of Minneriya National Park, teaching children to appreciate animals in the wild. The well-researched Glossary and Fun Facts provide an entertaining and educational experience to young readers.
Sri Lanka is NO 1 on Lonely Planet's places to visit in 2019 !!! And it is famous for - Elephants! So enjoy the book, and visit Minneriya to experience for yourself this annual Gathering of the Great . . .
This book has a majestic tone and includes a few challenging words that will help expand a child's vocabulary. There is a Glossary at the end that will assist older children reading this book by themselves. Parents will also enjoy the bonding experience of reading to their younger ones.