Going for Gold

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Going for Gold

  • Author Ages: 10-12
  • ISBN: 978-988-13401-2-2
  • Published: December 2014
  • Price: $90
  • Charity Beneficiary: Room to Read

Whether it’s a forward pass, a leap ahead or a step up to the crease, when you’re competing, you don’t look back. The sports enthusiasts in this book are determined to pursue their ambitions, ride ahead and fulfill their dreams. On the way, some will tackle difficult teammates and others, personal insecurities, but all of them will face hurdles and endure intense training. Nevertheless, they’ll always have one eye on the prize to keep them focused. After all, they’re going for gold!

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Books for Charity

All ECP books are written by students in Hong Kong with net proceeds donated to our charity partners to support the valuable work that they do in Hong Kong and worldwide.

Charity partners include Room to Read, Make-A-Wish Hong Kong, Hong Kong Dog Rescue, The Hong Kong Red Cross, Foodlink Foundation, and Vision First.

About Our Authors

Young people often struggle to be heard, but Elephant Community Press offers opportunities for students to share their ideas with friends, family and the community at large. By publishing the work of young authors, ECP aims to demonstrate that there is an audience for well-crafted and thoughtful writing, no matter how old the writers are.

Our young authors range in age from 6 to 17 and attend both local and international schools in Hong Kong. They herald from diverse backgrounds, but share with us a passion for storytelling and the belief that everyone has something worthwhile to say.

ECP has worked with students from a wide variety of schools including Canadian International, German Swiss, Kennedy, Diocesan Girls’ Junior School, St. Paul’s Co-Ed, West Island, Braemar Hill, Diocesan Boys’ School, Singapore International, French International, HKIS, Glenealy and Renaissance College.

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