Bendy Tales are brightly illustrated board books that humorously describe different animals for the delight of toddlers. Each book is shaped like its title animaland each brightly colored animal shape has a real tail made of bendable material that's covered with soft cloth. The tail can bend into a hook, so that the book can be hung from a crib rail, or high-chair edge, or any other firm platform. The pagesall color illustrated from edge to edgeare constructed of extra heavy cardboard that withstands rough treatment from tiny hands. The text is presented on a level that preschoolers will understand and enjoy. The elephant appears to have a tail at both ends. Kids learn many more facts about these huge and fascinating animals.