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The Girl Who Stole an Elephant

The Girl Who Stole an Elephant

Nizrana Farook
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Thief. Rebel. Bandit. Hero?

Chaya usually has an answer for everything. But stealing the Queen’s jewels, even for the best of reasons, is not something she can talk her way out of. So she makes her great escape on the back of a gorgeous, stolen elephant and leads her friends on a noisy, fraught, joyous adventure through the jungle where revolution is stirring and leeches lurk. Will stealing these jewels be the beginning or the end of everything for the intrepid gang?

Imprint: India Puffin

Published: Mar/2020

ISBN: 9780143450924

Length : 256 Pages

MRP : ₹250.00

The Girl Who Stole an Elephant

Nizrana Farook

Thief. Rebel. Bandit. Hero?

Chaya usually has an answer for everything. But stealing the Queen’s jewels, even for the best of reasons, is not something she can talk her way out of. So she makes her great escape on the back of a gorgeous, stolen elephant and leads her friends on a noisy, fraught, joyous adventure through the jungle where revolution is stirring and leeches lurk. Will stealing these jewels be the beginning or the end of everything for the intrepid gang?

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Nizrana Farook

Nizrana Farook was born and raised in Colombo, Sri Lanka, and the beautiful landscapes of her home country find their way into the stories she writes. She has a master's degree in writing for young people, and lives in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom with her husband and two daughters.

Nizrana Farook on the ‘Soggy Middle’ and Other Writing Challenges

A book that focuses on a character that steals not only the Queen’s jewels but also an elephant? How did Nizrana Farook, the author of The Girl Who Stole an Elephant,  come up with the idea for such a book? Read the Q & A below and find out:   What inspired you to write the book? I’m […]