The Simple Children's Story
That Adults are Reading
Again and Again

Suma the Elephant

by Gary Shoup

"Never have I seen so few words, so few simple words, able to touch one's intellect and emotions to such a degree."

A. Price

Readers of all ages are deeply inspired by the story of Suma—a powerful tale, profoundly moving. This 'simple children’s story' does indeed change lives. Now required reading in college classrooms for three years in a row.

"Read this story. Then read it again, slowly, so it can unfold and fully reveal its beauty and poetry."

Dale M. Herder

Author and professor of English

The Story of Suma the Elephant by Gary Shoup

"A beautifully written and illustrated book with a powerful message. The perfect gift."

David McNally

Best-selling author of Even Eagles Need a Push