How Baby Elephant Learnt to Dance – Yarmish

In this post, we will see the book How Baby Elephant Learnt to Dance by Yuri Yarmish.


About the book

This is a children’s book that tells the tale of a baby elephant who wants to dance after listening to nice music from a ballet school. He tries to copy other animals but is not successful. Afterwards, he is taken to a circus and gets his own show and is loved and appreciated by everyone!


The gorgeous illustrations are by Irina Mishyna. The book was translated from the Ukranian by Lilia Titar and was published by Dnipro Publishers in 1976.

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