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If I Had An Elephant

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About the Story

If I had an elephant for a best friend, there'd be no stopping us! We’d get matching jackets. We’d build a time machine together. We’d have OUT OF THIS WORLD adventures...IF I had an elephant.

A child imagines all the fun he could have if only he had a pet elephant – from having water fights to building a time machine.

And all the time, the fantasy just keeps on getting wackier! 

Having an elephant would be pretty great.

If I Had An Elephant is a celebration of the limitless imagination of childhood, from creators Richard Fairgray and Terry Jones

Unique and hilarious comic-strip style illustrations add to wonderment of this story, which is magically told by Richard Fairgray himself. 

Story Details



Adventure, Animal Stories, Humour, Imagination, New Zealand

Suitable for

Preschool (3-5yrs), Lower Primary (5-8yrs), Middle Primary (8-10yrs)



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