"...a life spent reading-that is a good life." -Annie Dillard
The Elephant Whisperer by Lawrence Anthony? Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen or maybe Modoc: The Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived by Ralph Helfer?
Great suggestions, Greg!
The elephant, the witch & the wardrobe!
Now why didn't I think of that?
The Saggy, Baggy Elephant? I love the photo.