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Hiding Phil

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A hilarious story about three siblings and their mission to hide a beloved elephant named Phil!

In this story, three siblings come upon an elephant named Phil and decide to bring him home. "Our parents will love Phil!" they cry out excitedly. Until it dawns on them: "Uh, oh . . ." No they won't!

So what do they do? Try to hide him, of course! They try to stuff him into their doghouse - but he's too big. They throw a sheet over him with a sign that reads, "Club House: Keep Out!" But their parents still inquire, "Um, is that an elephant?" Can the kids convince their parents to keep Phil, or will they have to bring him back where he belongs?

Writer and illustrator Eric Barclay brings this story to life with eye-catching illustrations that will make you laugh out loud, and dialogue that is both poignant and clever. The love between these kids and Phil is palpable, and will leave the reader itching for more!

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Full title hiding phil
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Last Update 2018-05-25 23:21:42PM
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Elephants -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Hiding Phil
title_full Hiding Phil, Hiding Phil / by Eric Barclay
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