Randal the Elephant is a story of courage and self-identity. Randal dreams of being something bigger, much bigger than himself—an elephant. And he has the conviction to follow his dream.
Randal looks at the diversity in his world and sees its beauty and majesty. His friends embrace his choice and express their enduring love for him, no mater what his chosen outward identity.
Join Randal on his journey, never forgetting who he is, as he explores who he can become.
About the Author
Ciara Gavin is an author and illustrator of children’s picture books, including the Penguin Random House titles Room for Bear, Bear Is Not Tired (Amazon’s Best of the Month winning title), Bear Likes Jam, and a fourth Bear title releasing in 2018.
Ciara graduated from the National College of At and Design in Dublin, Ireland. Her work appears in the National Museum of Decorative Arts and History there and has been exhibited at galleries throughout Ireland. She lives in Dublin with her son.
“A sweet, funny exhortation to dream big”