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Oliver (Paperback)

Author:  Syd Hoff Illustrator:  Syd Hoff
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0064442721
ISBN-13: 9780064442725
Sku: 30559895
Publish Date: 4/1/2000
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 8.5H x 5.5L x 0.25T
Pages:  64
Age Range:  10
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When he discovers that the circus already has enough elephants, talented Oliver must make a special effort to get his amazing abilities seen in order to attain his place in the spotlight. Simultaneous. *Author: Hoff, Syd *Series Title: I CAN READ. LEVEL 1 *Publication Date: 2000/04/01 *Number of Pages: 64 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: Preschool *Language: English *Depth: 0.25 *Width: 5.50 *Height: 8.50
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Oliver has always wanted to be a dancing elephant, but what will he do when he discovers the circus already has enough elephants? Beginning readers will laugh out loud as they follow Oliver's adventures and find out how this elephant of unique charm and talent finally achieves his dream. Now available in full color!
Eleven elephants cross the ocean on a ship so that they can join the circus. Unfortunately, once they arrive at their destination, the ringmaster wants only 10 elephants. Poor Oliver the Elephant is left all alone to try to find a place to call home. First he tries the zoo, then he tries to become the pet of a friendly woman but nothing seems right. The problem is, Oliver's only wish is to become a circus elephant...will his dream ever come true? Color illustrations accompany the text of this beginning reader.
Author Bio
Syd Hoff
Syd Hoff attended the National Academy of Design in New York City as a fine arts student, but was not encouraged by his instructors due to the humorous quality of his work. Later, as a cartoonist, he was a regular contributor to "The New Yorker" and other magazines. As an author, Hoff is known for his books for beginning readers. His first work, DANNY AND THE DINOSAUR, evolved from a series of drawings he created for his daughter when she was ill.

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Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeMinimum Age:   06
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0064
Product attributePublisher:   HarperCollins
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