Canberra writer Nicole Godwin creates Ella the elephant book to highlight animal abuse

By Amanda Copp
Updated April 24 2018 - 10:19am, first published March 30 2016 - 9:48am

When Canberra public servant Nicole Godwin volunteered at a Thai elephant sanctuary, she was looking forward to an amazing experience. She quickly realised the brutal truth was far different to the images presented to tourists.