Elmer

Elmer - Elmer Picture Books

First edition, Collector's edition

Hardback (02 May 2019) | English

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Synopsis

Elmer is different. Elmer is patchwork. The grey elephants all love him, but he soon starts to wonder what it would be like to be just the same as them... Full of colour, wisdom and pathos, little readers will love this classic tale at bedtime. Collect this special 30th birthday hardback edition of David McKee's first book about Elmer, that turned this adorable patchwork elephant into a nursery favourite. With this collector's edition comes a very special Elmer print inside! Deservedly a modern classic, with over ten million copies of his books sold worldwide, Elmer's subtle message, that it is ok to be different, resonates with children across the world. Elmer the colourful patchwork elephant has been a nursery favourite since this first book was published in 1989. Happy 30th Birthday, Elmer! 'A deserved favourite with the 2-5s' SUNDAY TIMES

About the Publisher

Andersen Press

Andersen Press

Andersen Press, founded in 1976, publishes some of the most well known and best loved names in the world of children's books. These include David McKee, the creator of Elmer the patchwork elephant Tony Ross, who has given us the Little Princess Ruth Brown, whose books include classics such as A Dark Dark Tale and The Big Sneeze Michael Foreman, creator of Jack's Fantastic Voyage and One World Max Velthuijs whose Frog series has sold in 25 languages and Colin McNaughton, whose Preston Pig series are among Andersen's bestselling titles worldwide.

Book information

ISBN: 9781783447534
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Imprint: Andersen Press
Pub date:
Edition: First edition, Collector's edition
DEWEY: 823.914
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: approximately 32
Weight: 508g
Height: 250mm
Width: 282mm
Spine width: 16mm