Reading level - 3 to 5 years.
Elmer, created by David McKee over 30 years ago, was named an LGBTQ+ icon by The Guardian in 2014, with the books message of celebrating everyone’s true colours, acceptance and inclusivity.
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.
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 1989.