The Saggy Baggy Elephant

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The Saggy Baggy Elephant

By Kathryn Jackson; Golden Books; Byron Jackson

Golden Books, Hardcover, 9780307021106, 24pp.

Publication Date: September 21, 1999

After a parrot makes fun of Sooki's big ears, long nose, and wrinkled skin, the saggy baggy elephant isn t too sure of himself. But once he meets some beautiful creatures who look just like him, Sooki celebrates with a joyful one-two-three-kick. For over 50 years, parents and children have treasured this tale, with gorgeous art by Gustaf Tenggren, the illustrator of "The Poky Little Puppy.

About the Author
Kathryn Jackson wrote dozens of Golden Books, among them The Saggy Baggy Elephant, which was also illustrated by Gustaf Tenggren.