Tamburlaine's Elephants, . Geraldine McCaughrean is an awe-inspiring writer with a miraculous talent for bringing to life past times and faraway lands.
Tamburlaine's Elephants, . McCaughrean is one of the greatest living children’s authors. McCaughrean’s imagination is fierce, tireless, unpredictable. McCaughrean writes every sort of book and she seems to produce them in the way a rose bush produces flowers. For Bruce Coville and the whole family. Praise for Tamburlaine’s Elephants.
Geraldine McCaughrean. Geraldine McCaughrean. The inspiration for this book was the tradition of carved Jesse trees and stained glass windows used in medieval times to tell people Bible stories. Rusti is a Mongol warrior, fighting for the bloodthirsty Tamburlaine, Conqueror of the World. until he comes face-to-face with his first elephant. Kavi is the elephant's rider. Captured by the terrifying Mongol Horde, he fears for his life. Using her skills as a storyteller and her love of the Bible, the author has written a compelling story about the creation of a modern-day Jesse tree.
Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. Tamburlaine's Elephants - Geraldine McCaughrean. The Sunday Telegraph. Nominated - CILIP Carnegie MedalShortlisted - UK Literary Association Children's Book Award. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere. Publisher: Usborne Publishing LtdReleased: Dec 16, 2013ISBN: 9781409582724Format: book.
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GERALDINE MCCAUGHREAN is one of today's most successful and highly regarded children's authors. She has won the CILIP Carnegie Medal twice: first in 1998 with A Pack of Lies and again in 2018 with Where the World Ends. She's won the IBW Book Award 2018, the Whitbread Children's Book Award three times, the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, the Smarties Bronze Award four times, the prestigious . Printz Award and the Blue Peter Book of the Year Award.
Geraldine McCaughrean (/məˈkɔːkrən/ mə-KAWK-rən; born 6 June 1951) is a British children's novelist. She has received the Carnegie Medal twice and the Michael L. Printz Award among others.
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Everything Geraldine McCaughrean touches turns to gold. After her triumphant sequel to Peter Pan, she has returned to writing in her own voice, on top form, with one of three novels about warriors by different authors published by Usborne. Reminiscent of her extraordinary book The Kite Rider, which was set in the China of Kublai Khan, this is the story of a 12-year-old boy in Tamburlaine's army, which sweeps mercilessly through India.