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Elephant run, Roland Smith

Label
Elephant run, Roland Smith
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750, Lexile
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
Elephant run
Oclc number
124031729
Responsibility statement
Roland Smith
resource.studyProgramName
Accelerated Reader AR, MG, 5, 10, 117768.
Summary
Nick endures servitude, beatings, and more after his British father's plantation in Burma is invaded by the Japanese in 1941, and when his father and others are taken prisoner and Nick is stranded with his friend Mya, they plan a daring escape on elephants, risking their lives to save Nick's father and Mya's brother from a Japanese prisoner of war camp
Table Of Contents
The plantation -- Burma -- The campfire -- Hawk's Nest -- The elephant village -- The guide -- The training camp -- Indaw -- The Christmas ride -- Freestone Island -- The enemy -- Sergeant Sonji -- Colkonel Nagayoshi -- Hawk's Nest -- The garden -- The letter -- The visitor -- Passage -- The airfield -- Escape -- The walls have ears -- Letters from home -- Hannibal's mahouts -- The novices -- The tunnel -- The three monks -- The second camp -- Roll call -- The graveyard -- The market -- The bamboo cross -- Tiger's Breath -- Bernard -- Alice Springs August 15, 1945
Target audience
juvenile