Elephants on Parade (3-7) 10 great picture books about elephants Elephant Appreciation Day is coming up--why not show your love for everyone's favourite pachyderms by checking out one of these books? 1. Elmer and Grandpa Eldo David McKee 2. Be Quiet, Bertha!: A Lift-the-flap Book for Toddlers David Sim 3. What Colour is Love? Linda Strachan 4. The Elephant's Child Rudyard Kipling 5. Never Mail an Elephant Mike Thaler 6. The Saggy Baggy Elephant Kathryn Jackson 7. But No Elephants Jerry Smath 8. Babar: "Story of Babar", "Babar's Travels", "Babar the King", "Babar at Home" Jean de Brunhoff 9. Horton Hears a Who! Dr Seuss 10. Elephants Cannot Dance! Mo Willems Tags: animals, 3-7 View the discussion thread.