Bandoola The Great Elephant Rescue

By William Grill
Level 7

This is a good and beautiful book in every way: great topic and messages, wonderful writing, fascinating educational value, and fantastic illustrations. Readers learn much about Myanmar and the Burmese Jungle in this true, moving story of a man and his elephant as they complete a daring rescue of 53 elephants and 200 refugees during World War 2.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Region Myanmar
Period WWII
Genre Biography
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • Top Picks
  • 4 Entertainment Value
  • 3.5 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 4 Literary Value
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