The Story of Babar the Little Elephant

Written by Jean de Brunhoff

The classic story of literature’s most beloved elephant. After his mother is killed by a hunter, Babar avoids capture by escaping to the city, where he is befriended by the kindly Old Lady. Later, with cousins Celeste and Arthur, he returns to the great forest to be crowned King of the Elephants. With the original illustrations from Jean de Brunhoff's 1931 classic, this first Babar story has enchanted generations.

Age Range 4 - 8 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
56
Publisher
Random House USA
Grade Level Pre-K - 3rd
ISBN
9780394805757
Lexile AD610L
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