Elmer (Board Book)

Author: David McKee

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  • : $19.99(NZD)
  • : 9781783442683
  • : Andersen Press
  • : Andersen Press
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  • : May 2015
  • : 200mm X 175mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : July 2015
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  • : books

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Barcode 9781783442683


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.

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For the first time in the UK - the very first story about Elmer the patchwork elephant as a boardbook!


"Every child should get to know Elmer the patchwork elephant." Riveting Reads SLA 3-6 "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 "A celebration of individuality and laughter." Publishers Weekly "Striking effects with simple means." The Times Literary Supplement