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New Book To Be Published in 2020

The Elephants's New Shoe

A true story about an orphaned baby elephant with a severely damaged leg and the wildlife rescuer, Nick Marx, who saves his life with a special prosthetic foot, working in affiliation with the Wildlife Alliance.

To be published by Scholastic in 2020. Ariel Landy will illustrate.

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500Chhouk Nick in Mondulkiri
500Chhouk and Nick next to Chhouks pool not long after Chhouk received his prosthetic foot
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Chhouk and Nick Marx, all photos courtesy of Wildlife Alliance.