By Michele Landsberg
Updated May 13, 1994 at 04:00 AM EDT

Tana Hoban’s photos capture every wrinkle and twinkle of a baby elephant enjoying a splash in the zoo pond while her mother waits nearby in Little Elephant. The affectionate, humorous pictures transform the story into a message for young children that Mom’s never far away. Note: Hoban’s daughter wrote the text. A