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PublisherAndersen Press Ltd
Suitable for AgesFeatured Books for 3+ readers
Publication date10th January 2008
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Elmer and Rose
Part of the 'Elmer' Series
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Cousins Elmer and Wilbur have never seen a pink elephant until they meet Rose, who is lost and is looking for her herd. So Elmer and Wilbur set out to find Rose’s herd and when they do they get a huge surprise. As one expects from David Mckee this is yet another wonderfully colourful story that toddlers will love to share with parents, and children just beginning to read will devour for themselves again and again and again. To see other Elmer titles click here.
SynopsisElmer and Rose by David Mckee
Grandpa Eldo asks Elmer and Wilbur to help a young elephant find her way back to her herd - and they get a shock when they see she is pink! No wonder she is called Rose. But there is an even greater surprise in store when they reach her herd - because everyone single one of them is pink!
ReviewsFor a well-constructed story and an instantly recognisable character, it's hard to beat Elmer the patchwork elephant.
Cork Evening Echo A mesmerising treat for the eyes. Nursery World Another beautiful book by this well
-loved author and illustrator Books for Keeps Quality brightly-coloured illustrations Write Away Books featuring Elmer and his friends are universally acknowledged as essential for the nursery. -- Julia Eccleshare
About The Author
One of the World Book Day 2015 Authors David McKee is one of the best known illustrators of picture books,having created acknowledged modern classics such as Not Now, Bernard, Elmer the Patchwork Elephant, and Mr Benn, Gladiator. His books are published in many languages throughout the world, and many of them have been adapted for television. He was born in Devon and now divides his time between the South of France and London.
Have you seen Elmer’s Photo Patchwork, an innovative activity-based app that encourages creativity and fun? Elmer the Patchwork Elephant is an elephant who stands out from the herd, and Elmer’s app is different too. It doesn’t keep children glued to the screen, it makes them look up, look around and get inspired by the world. The only limit is their imagination. By using an iPad or iPhone’s camera to take photos of interesting colours and textures, kids can add them to an elephant’s patchwork pattern. Aimed at children aged 3+. Elmer’s Photo Patchwork app is available for £1.99 from the App Store for iPad and iPhone. Find out more at www.elmersapps.com and view the app preview video here.
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