Cover of: You can't see the elephants | Susan Kreller

About the Book

When thirteen-year-old Mascha is sent to her grandparents' for the summer, she spends her days bored and lonely at a nearby playground. There she meets Julia and Max, two young siblings who are incredibly shy and withdrawn. Mascha soon begins to suspect that they are being physically abused by their father, a prominent member of their small community. She tells her grandparents and the authorities, but they all refuse to believe her. Mascha can't let the abuse go on, so she takes matters into her own hands.

About the Edition

When thirteen-year-old Mascha is sent to her grandparents' for the summer, she spends her days bored and lonely at a nearby playground. There she meets Julia and Max, two young siblings who are incredibly shy and withdrawn. Mascha soon begins to suspect that they are being physically abused by their father, a prominent member of their small community. She tells her grandparents and the authorities, but they all refuse to believe her. Mascha can't let the abuse go on, so she takes matters into her own hands.

Edition Notes

Translated from the German.

"Originally published in Germany in 2012 by Carlsen Verlag GmbH under the title Elefanten sieht man nicht"--Title page verso.

Ages 10-12.

Middle School.

790 Lexile.

Translated from the German.

Other Titles
You cannot see the elephants
Copyright Date
2015

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.1.K73 Yo 2015

The Physical Object

Pagination
179 pages ;
Number of pages
179

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26485853M
Internet Archive
youcantseeelepha0000krel
ISBN 10
0399172092
ISBN 13
9780399172090
LC Control Number
2014046251
OCLC/WorldCat
899949521
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