Elmer and the Flood
Written by David Mckee
Part of the Elmer Series
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Rain or no rain, Elmer is going for a walk. After being cooped up in a cave with his herd, he longs for a bit of fresh air and some peace and quiet. But peace and quiet is going to have to wait - when Elmer goes outside, he discovers the rain has caused a flood. Can brave Elmer work out a way to save a stranded young elephant?
Elmer and the Flood by David Mckee
When Elmer decides to go out in the rain, he doesn't suspect an adventure awaits!
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'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
About the Author
Interest Age: To 5
More books by David Mckee
Andersen Press Ltd
3rd September 2015
Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press
Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.
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