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What people are saying about THE ELEPHANT'S NEW SHOE:

“This sweet, simply told story will capture animal lovers’ hearts and sympathy.”

Kirkus Reviews

“A captivating story.”

 —Kirkus Reviews

"...THE ELEPHANT’S NEW SHOE is a powerful story of hope and empathy."

 —Writers' Rumpus

For Media Inquiries, Events, Speaking Engagements and School visits:

Contact Laurel Neme, PhD

Twitter: @LaurelNeme


She specializes in bringing together diverse perspectives — from farmers and indigenous groups to high-level policymakers — to create positive solutions that protect wildlife while improving the livelihoods of those living near the animals.