Author(s): David McKee
Perfect for sharing together in a classroom, nursery or library, the original classic Elmer is now available as a big book, with notes for grown-ups at the back, created by the CLPE (Centre for Literacy in Primary Education).Elmer the colourful patchwork elephant has been a nursery favourite since this first book was published in 1989. This colourful picture book is known to millions and it's subtle message - that it is OK to be different - has made this first tale about everyone's favourite patchwork elephant a classic must-read for every bookshelf.
PUBLICATION JULY 2014
Elmer's first story, with special foiled and embossed cover and free audiobook
"Unquestionably the life and soul of the party. I loved this book from the first time I read it." Exepose "Its message of celebrating diversity and uniqueness is just as topical today as it was when celebrated author David McKee first created Elmer." Junior Magazine "This board book edition is everything you would hope for... perfect." The Bookbag "A deserved favourite with the 2-5s." The Sunday Times "A wonderfully upbeat and powerful tale that celebrates the uniqueness of the individual - and provides one of literature's best-loved characters too." Junior
David McKee's first book was published in 1964. His books are now published in many languages throughout the world and many of them have been adapted for television. He is one of the leading contemporary children's book creators.