Taco Typhoon

taco story

Taco Typhoon

  • Author Ages: 8-10
  • ISBN: 978-988-16801-9-8
  • Published: June 2013
  • Price: $80
  • Charity Beneficiary: Foodlink Foundation

Metro City was like every other close-knit community: small local businesses clustered around Main Street; a picturesque boardwalk; school children excitedly running out at the sound of the school bell… until one day, when they looked skywards to see something approaching. Were they hailstones? Moons falling from the heavens? No! It was a taco storm!

In this collection, you will find out how the inhabitants of Metro City endured, survived and picked up the pieces of this bizarre weather event of Mexican proportions!

Writing workshop: Raining Cats & Dogs

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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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