On Pet Club Day, cats and dogs and fish are allowed but the sign says “strictly no elephants.” When the club won’t admit a boy’s tiny pet elephant, he finds a solution—one that involves all kinds of unusual animals, just like his friends. In the end, the boy and his tiny pet elephant show them what it means to be a true friend, in a charming book that invites discussion on acceptance of others, friendship, community and the golden rule: Do unto others as you want others to do unto you.
Who is allowed into the pet club, and who gets left out? What does one feel when considered different? And how do true friends take care of each other? Strictly No Elephants encourages readers to discuss friendship, acceptance, and belonging.Read More