“I Sat Beside an Elephant” reinforces to children the value of having an imagination.
There’s nothing more boring than sitting on a bench alone waiting for the school bus. Minutes all turn into hours and having a test to study for doesn’t make the waiting any easier.
The story offers a touching look at the simple warmth always hiding in the thoughts of every child everywhere.
Written in a light rhyming prose, any child age three to six is sure to enjoy the story within “I Sat Beside an Elephant.” The hand drawn illustrations in colored pencil add just the right touch.
One never knows who or what will turn up just before the school bell rings.