The elephant"s journey

by JosГ© Saramago

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementJosé Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa
ContributionsCosta, Margaret Jull
LC ClassificationsPQ9281.A66 V5313 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24567201M
ISBN 109780547352589
LC Control Number2010019044

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After reading Saramago's book, Blindness, (it was made into a movie - miracle of miracles) I resolved to try this Portuguese writer on again at the first opportunity. I'd intended to read Seeing, which may have been a sequel, but never got to it.

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Saramago’s latest novel is an enchanting mix of fact (an Indian elephant really did make this journey in ), fable and fantasy. Filled with wonderful landscapes and local colour, peppered with witty reflection on human failings and achievements, it is, in the end, about the journey of life itself.

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Mara was on a reduced diet for the journey; Asian elephants typically eat to pounds of food a day. Media attention to Mara’s case got. The Elephant's Journey is a tale of friendship and adventure. Editions. The novel was translated into English by Margaret Jull Costa and published in Awards and recognitions.

São Paulo Prize for Literature — Shortlisted in the Best Book of the Year category (Portuguese original)Cited by: 2. Elephant Journey is an important book Highly Recommended.”— CM Magazine “The art of Brian Deines shows the similarities between the Californian highlands and the savannahs of Africa, in contrast to the snowy concrete world of the Toronto Zoo, which adds much to the character and enjoyment of this book.

About Elephant Journey. Hackmatack Children's Choice Award shortlist. Silver Birch Express Award shortlist. Red Cedar Book Award shortlist. Canadian Children's Book Centre Best Books for Kids & Teens selection "I highly recommend that you read Elephant Laidlaw and Brian Deines have produced a beautiful story in colour of the rescue of three elephants /5(6).

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American teen Phoenix Wilder (Sam Ashe Arnold) recently lost his parents in a tragic heartbroken boy moves to Africa to live with his very loving Aunt Sarah (Elizabeth Hurley) and Sarah's husband, Jack (Tertius Meintjes), the warm, gracious uncle he's never.

An Elephant’s Journey is an inspiring and heartwarming story about a young man who’s life was turned upside down and ended up on the other side of the world in the African bush, with a loving family of both humans and an elephant.

While young Phoenix Wilder, played by newcomer Sam Ashe Arnold, is the central protagonist of the film, the. The Elephant’s Journey is a book of wonder, not only in local astonishment at glimpsing an alien behemoth who consumes kilograms of forage a day.

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Youth Services Book : Rob Laidlaw. This charming tale of an elephant given by the 16th-century Portuguese king Jo o III to the Archduke of Austria has much to recommend it, despite its being a minor work from the late Nobel laureate. Setting off with the elephant from Lisbon, the elephant's Indian keeper becomes unlikely friends with an army commander on the sun-scorched road to /5(11).

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