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From the creators of The Terrible Plop comes this delightfully energetic story, full of fun and exuberance.

In Eric's house there were too many elephants – in the living room, in the kitchen, in the bathroom, even in his bedroom!

The elephants take up a lot of space, but Eric loves every one of them. So when his mum says they have to go, Eric comes up with a clever solution to a very BIG problem . . .

From the creators of The Terrible Plop comes this delightfully energetic story, full of fun and exuberance.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143785392

    April 3, 2017

    Picture Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $14.99

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  • EBook

    9781743485743

    April 23, 2014

    Penguin eBooks

    32 pages

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Awards and Recognition

  • Australian Library and Information Association
    2013
    Winner
    National Simultaneous Storytime
  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2013
    Honour Award
    Early Childhood
  • Red Dot Students Choice Book Awards
    2013
    Shortlisted
    Early Years
  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2013
    Notable Book
    Picture Book

Also by Ursula Dubosarsky

The Return of the Word Spy (B&W)
Tim and Ed
The Becky Collection
The Terrible Plop
Terrible Plop
The Word Spy Activity Book
The Carousel
The Word Spy
The Deep End: Aussie Nibbles
Jerry: Aussie Nibbles
Abyssinia
The Game of the Goose
Theodora's Gift
The First Book of Samuel

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