Name of Book: Elmer
Year Published: 1968
Words and Pictures by: David Mckee
What is the main topic of the book?:
Elmer. He isn’t regular elephant colour like the other elephants. He is patchwork. That’s yellow and orange and red and pink and purple and blue and green and black and white. Elmer is different. But what happens when Elmer decides he wants to blend in?
This book is super fun to read to your little ones and encourages them to embrace themselves with all their quirks and different-ness. Once you’ve read this book there is a whole series of Elmer books for you to enjoy. This is one crazy elephant who you and your kids will quickly fall in love with.