By Callista Gringrich. Illustrated by Susan Arciero. ISBN 978-1-62157-087-5. Copyright 2013. Hardcover with 38 pages including 7 pages of information on fun places to learn more about the American Revolution.
Ellis the Elephant began exploring the story of America’s beginnings in “Sweet Land of Liberty” and then continued his adventures in “Land of the Pilgrim’s Pride”. Now, in the third book in this bestselling series, Ellis learns about America’s most beloved patriots and their courageous fight for independence. Join him as he travels back in time and encounters the Sons of Liberty and the Boston Tea Party, Patrick Henry’s famous “Give me liberty or give me death!” speech, the signing of the Declaration of Independence, and General Washington’s victorious return to Mount Vernon.
Guided reading level N. Ages 7-8.