cover image 17 Kings and 42 Elephants

17 Kings and 42 Elephants

Margaret Mahy, Author, Phyllis J. Fogelman, Editor, Patricia MacCarthy, Illustrator Puffin Books $4.95 (32p) ISBN 978-0-8037-0781-8

PW enjoyed the ``rollicking language'' of Mahy's ``foot-stomping poem,'' in this fanciful jungle journey illustrated with glowing batik art. Ages 4-8. (May)