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Elmer and the Hippos By David McKee

Elmer and the Hippos by David McKee

Condition - Very Good
$16.49
10 in stock

Summary

The elephants are not happy - the hippos have come to share the river because theirs has dried up. When they complain to Elmer that the river is over-crowded, everyone's favourite patchwork elephant sets off to see if he can find a solution . . .

Elmer and the Hippos Summary

Elmer and the Hippos by David McKee

The elephants are not happy - the hippos have come to share the river because theirs has dried up. When they complain to Elmer that the river is over-crowded, everyone's favourite patchwork elephant sets off to see if he can find a solution . . .

Elmer and the Hippos Reviews

A lesson in tolerance, co-operation - and recognising colours. * Culture Sunday Times *
Visually and Morally admirable * The Sunday Times *
All the charm of its predecessors * Publishing News *
With its vibrant, eye-catching colors and engaging goings-on, this book is a visual delight. * School Library Journal *
A lovely story about co-operation . . . the pictures are a delight with wonderful colours and plenty to look at on every page. -- Sue Magee * The Bookbag *

About David McKee

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 BookTrust's Lifetime Achievement Award. He lives in the South of France and in London.

Additional information

GOR007059780
9781842709818
184270981X
Elmer and the Hippos by David McKee
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Andersen Press Ltd
20110707
28
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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