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PICTURE BOOK | The Little Elephant with Cold Ears
Little Dodo the Elephant takes a long journey to the forest to visit his friends. Things get difficult when wintry weather catches him unprepared, and his big ears get cold. He asks for his friends’ help. But while all of them have solutions for keeping themselves warm, they have none for Dodo. Will anyone help him? In this book, the reader will see how important it is to have empathy and try to find a way to help a friend in need.
A brilliant consideration of friendship, having empathy and nature.
Beautiful and inspiring illustrations.
The colorful animal characters embrace all the children.
Author: Hande Seçkin Onat
Illustrator: Umut Karaman
Size: 23 x 23 cm
Age Range: 4+
Themes: Empathy and try to find a way to help a friend in need.
Hande Seçkin Onat
She is a native of Ankara, Turkey. After graduating from the Department of English Language and Literature at Bilkent University in Ankara, she took a position in her alma mater’s Communications Unit, where she has continued to work up through the present. Since 1999 she has served as editor-in-chief of the Bilkent News, the university’s weekly newspaper. Ms. Seçkin Onat’s first children’s book, The Fifth Season, was published by Tudem Publishing in 2008.
She is a freelance illustrator and designer also based in Ankara, her native city. A graduate of the Department of Graphic Arts in the Hacettepe University Faculty of Fine Arts, she worked for many years as a visual designer in the software industry. Names and brands she has worked for include Paşabahçe Nude Glass, Vogue, Mavi Jeans, Crate & Barrel, Jameson, Les Benjamins. Ms. Karaman, who is currently active in the fields of fashion and children’s books under her own brand name, Yumidoko, also illustrated The Fifth Season.