Elmer has been a nursery favourite since this first book was published in 1989. A modern classic, this picture book continues to be the strongest seller of the whole series.
The subtle message in Elmer is that it is OK to be different, and combined with the vibrant colour and cheeky humour of the main character, this large format edition is a celebration of its continued popularity.
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Elmer is not like the rest of the elephants in the jungle, he's a multi-coloured patchwork elephant! In this story, Elmer discovers that his friends laugh at him, not because he's different but because he's the most happy-go-lucky and ever-so-appealing, loveable elephant in the world!Review:
"A deserved favourite with the 2-5s." ( The Sunday Times)
"A celebration of individuality and laughter." ( Publishers Weekly)
"Excellent" ( Parent Guide)
"Striking effects with simple means." ( The Times Literary Supplement)
"Every child should get to know Elmer the patchwork elephant.'" ( Riveting Reads SLA 3-6)
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Book Description Red Fox, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0099697203