Buy Akimbo and the Elephants by Alexander McCall Smith (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible. About Akimbo and the Elephants. Alexander McCall Smith is known and loved around the world for his No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency mysteries and other. About Akimbo and the Elephants. “The tale’s brevity, Smith’s concise writing and Pham’s evocative full-page half-tone illustrations make this an attractive choice.

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See all 22 reviews. The trap is supposed to work by capturing the lion when he goes to get the goat. This book is McCall Smith’s second book in the “Akimbo” series and like virtually all his books, it is masterfully done. The title should be at least 4 characters long. Alexander McCall Smith is known and loved around the world for his No.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. I will definitely seek out the other books in this series. Her name is Precious. The Boy lives in a cottage with his mother and father, and the Dragon lives in a cave on the Downs. Born in Zimbabwe, New York Times best-selling author Alexander McCall Smith uses his first-hand knowledge of Africa to connect with his young audience and supply his Akimbo chapter books with vivid details.

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But it is also exciting as Laura and her family celebrate Christmas with homemade toys and tje, do the spring planting, bring in the harvest, and make their first trip into town. I don’t think this was necessarily the book’s fault since it’s been the holidays and I’ve been in elephantss bit of a reading rut.

Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. He aims, and his father tells him, “Shoot into the air. Another charming yet realistic story of Akimbo. La’s Orchestra Saves the World. Apr 18, Dover Free rated it liked it. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to akijbo updates through seller support?

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Very interesting and tense!

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A great way to learn about Africa and animals, but aakimbo as well. If you have little people that like ghe they will love this one. Decades later Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in California each become sinterwoven when the very same harmonica lands in their lives, binding them by an invisible thread of destiny.

Don’t like your audiobook? Inside is a very small baby lion cub. Other books in the series.

I listened to the audiobook in English, it’s a good listen for a car ride. Set in Africa, an adventure story involving poachers, elephants and a boy called Akimbo, a ranger’s son. The book itself is only 68 pages and contains some black and white illustrations. Naslovnica i ilustracije su prekraaaaaasne!


Pioneer life is sometimes hard for the family, since they must grow or catch all their own food as they get ready for the cold winter.

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Not only is he bothered by the dead mother, but also by the calf left behind. The books give readers a wonderful look at Africa and the elepbants animals that call it home.

Though written for younger readers, I think this story is more appropriate for and will appeal to an older audience: About Alexander McCall Smith. A huge male alimbo would not normally be in the herd except to mate and would not lead them anywhere.

Also, the story was a bit fantastical in that a young boy was able to easily figure out who was selling poached ivory in a small village when the adults apparently could not.

We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Jun 26, Bridget rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Andd Adjustment Beauty Salon. Paperback80 pages. She also learns how to be a detective. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. The Importance of Being Seven. The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection.

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