Hooray for Heidi!
Hooray for Heidi!

It’s the Sumatran Games and Heidi the turtle is excited! On her way to the event, she makes friends with a jolly elephant called José. As the pair watch the sports, Heidi realises that a turtle could never compete - and her smile soon turns to frown. Will José be able to cheer Heidi up, and can the two animals find a way to join in the fun?

Book Details


  • Picture book

Age Level: 

  • 5 - 8
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The book Hooray for Heidi by Emma Sandford talks about the adventures of Heidi, a Sumatran turtle, and Jose, an elephant. As they travel and watch the Sumatran Games, both characters will have realizations on their skills and talents and those that they do not have. They will also realize the value of friendship, collaboration, and fairness. Will they ever be as good as the other animals in the Sumatran Games? Read all about it in Hooray for Heidi!


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