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17 Kings and 42 Elephants

Written by Margaret Mahy & illustrated by Patricia MacCarthy
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Sep 30, 1987
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4-8
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Where those kings are headed is a mystery, but no travelers ever had such a jolly time. Here is a royal romp through a tongue-twisting paradise.

What Kind of Book is 17 Kings and 42 Elephants

Themes:
jungle animals
Genres:
fiction
Linguistic Styles:
rhyming

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Who Wrote 17 Kings and 42 Elephants

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Margaret Mahy

Margaret Mahy (1936-2012) worked as a librarian in her native New Zealand before becoming a full-time writer in 1980. Beloved by generations of readers, she wrote over 150 books for children and young adults, and in 2006, she received the Hans Christian Andersen Award (the “Nobel Prize of children’s books”) for her contribution to children’s literature.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780803704589
Publication Date:
September 30, 1987
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0803704585

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