This nonfiction picture book follows an elephant's growth from a newborn calf to a full-grown adult in one of the most socially and structurally complex family groups on earth. Author’s note. Selected sources. Further reading and resources. Full-color map and illustrations.
How to Be an Elephant: Growing Up in the African WildBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781626721784 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Roaring Brook Page Count: 48 Trim Size: 11" x 8 1/2" Accelerated Reader: Level: 6.9, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 12.9, Points: 3 Lexile: Level: NC1310L Awards & Honors: Oklahoma Sequoyah Book Awards 2019 Nominee ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2018, Middle
NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Sudents K–12: 2018
Booklist 2018 Top Ten Books, Sci-Tech
Capitol Choices 2018, Seven to Ten
ALA-CBC Building a Home Library Booklist - 2018
School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2017, Nonfiction
Horn Book Fanfare List 2017, Nonfiction
Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Informational Books for Younger Readers
Booklist Top of the List Editor’s Choice, Nonfiction Older Readers
Booklilst Lasting Connections 2017, Science
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