The Story of a Stuffed Elephant

Cover image for

Download


Author: Laura Lee Hope
Published: 1922
Language: English
Wordcount: 19,546 / 60 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 94.6
LoC Category: PZ
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 445
Added to site: 2006.10.02
mnybks.net#: 14857
Excerpt

ephant. "I'll ride all of you in turn--that is all but the very largest toys. They might make my seams come open and the cotton stuffing puff out."

For the Elephant was made of gray cloth, you know, and he was sewed together, his tusks of wood being stuck in on either side of his trunk.

"I thought Elephants were always afraid of mice," said the Celluloid Doll, when she was having her ride.

"Pooh! Me afraid of a little mouse!" laughed the big Elephant. "I guess not! What made you think that?"

"It's in some of the story books," went on the tiny Celluloid Doll. "The story says real, live elephants are afraid of mice because they fear the tiny creatures will crawl up the nose holes in their trunks."

"That may be all right for real, live elephants," laughed the big, stuffed toy. "But I am only make-believe, you know, like the rest of you toys. The Rolling Mouse couldn't get up my nose."

"And if I could I wouldn't, because you have been so kind to me," squeaked the little m

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for The Story of a Stuffed Elephant by Laura Lee Hope - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for The Story of a Stuffed Elephant by Laura Lee Hope - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for The Story of a Stuffed Elephant by Laura Lee Hope - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for The Story of a Stuffed Elephant by Laura Lee Hope - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for The Story of a Stuffed Elephant by Laura Lee Hope - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Alice in Wonderland
by Lewis Carroll
ABC's of Science
by Charles Oliver
Rebecca Mary
by Annie Hamilton Donnell
Anne of Green Gables
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Aesop's Fables
by Aesop
Little Women
by Louisa May Alcott
Treasure Island
by Robert Louis Stevenson

See more popular titles from this genre.