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Too Many Elephants in This House
Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country. This year’s National Simultaneous Storytime takes place on Wednesday 21 May at 11am and we would love it if you could join us by sharing Too Many Elephants in This House written by Ursula Dubosarsky and illustrated by Andrew Joyner.
National Simultaneous Storytime
When: Wednesday 21 May at 11am
Where: Customs House Library
Customs House Library will host a special Storytime event featuring author Ursula Dubosarsky and illustrator Andrew Joyner.
Come along and hear the story Too Many Elephants in This House, read by the author and colour in with the illustrator.