The White Elephant
Green Willow Books
Racial Diversity; Race discrimination; racism; discrimination
Run-Run the elephant boy is given a sacred white elephant as a punishment. The elephant is not allowed to work but Run-Run must figure out a way to feed it, himself and his old elephant Walking Mountain. Can Run-Run find a way to make the white elephant disappear?
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2008 Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, Supplement, 2007 New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2006
white elephant; trainer; prince; punishment; curse
Fleischman, Sid, "The White Elephant" (2006). DIVerse Families. 652.