Elmer and the Stranger

When you need a friend, just call Elmer the patchwork elephant! He loves to help, he cracks great jokes, and his bright colours make everyone smile. Now a jumping contest is about to start in the jungle, but Kangaroo is worried. Is a bounce the same as a jump? It’s up to Elmer to reassure Kangaroo and help him have some fun…

  • A charming story starring a best-loved character
  • Heartwarming theme of friendship and teamwork
  • Beautiful colour artwork and a reassuring story
  • Children love the surreal and witty Elmer books

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    David McKee won the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis (German Youth Literature Prize) in 1987 for Two Monsters.

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