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My First Elmer Christmas

By David McKee
Illustrated by David McKee

Discover Christmas with Elmer in a chunky board book, perfectly shaped for Christmas! A festive introduction to the world of Elmer for the very youngest readers.

A deserved favourite with the 2-5s' SUNDAY TIMES With its sturdy shaped board pages for little fingers, this Christmas gift is the perfect introduction for babies to the world of Elmer. It's two days before Christmas Eve, the night Papa Red visits, and the young elephants are very excited. This year Elmer has a special treat in store for the young elephants, if they can keep quiet and out of sight... Full of colour, wisdom and pathos, this classic Christmas tale has been abridged for the very youngest readers in this tactile shaped board book edition.

  • The classic festive Elmer story, abridged for baby readers in this gifty shaped board book.
  • Festive-shaped board book stands up on the shelf, acting as the perfect patchwork Christmas decoration!
  • Babies and toddlers will enjoy the chunky and strong shaped board pages, designed for little fingers.

About the author

David McKee is the creator of well-known characters including King Rollo, Mr Benn and Elmer the Patchwork Elephant, which is now published in more than 60 languages and has its own successful global merchandise programme. David was born in Devon and went to Plymouth Art College, where he had a traditional training. On leaving college he drew regularly for Punch, Reader’s Digest, and The Times Educational Supplement. His drawings were influenced especially by Saul Steinberg and Andre Francois. In 2020 David won the British Book Awards Illustrator of the Year Award and Book Trust’s Lifetime Achievement Award. He lives in the South of France and in London.

ISBN: 9781839130540
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Board Book
Release Date: October 6, 2021
Dimensions: 232 x 242mm, 10pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $18.99
New Zealand RRP: $21.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 10/10/21 at 23:01:33
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