The Tale Of Tumeleng is a realistic fiction story that follows a baby elephant as she begins her life journey in Africa.

As Tumeleng grows and learns how to survive in a world filled with danger and environmental challenges, the reader discovers these majestic sociable animals are not just the biggest animals in the world. The storyline brings to light evidence of their high level of intelligence, their human-like qualities and behaviors, which include their strong sense of responsibility for their young; their respect, concern and compassion for one another and their efforts to maintain harmony in the herd.


Ryke, Sonny and an Elementary Principal in Orange City Florida for a book reading