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Elmer's Christmas

Elmer's Christmas

McKee, David, author, artist

It's two days before the annual visit of Papa Red and the young elephants are very excited. They choose a tree to decorate and prepare the presents for Papa Red to collect during the night to take to those who need them. But this year Elmer has a special treat in store for the young elephants, if they can keep quiet and out of sight

Hardback, Book. English. Children's stories. Early Years. Picture Books.
Published London: Andersen Press, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: David McKee
ISBN: 1783445785, 9781783445783
Intended audience: Preschool.
Note: Originally published: as Elmer and Papa Red. 2010.
Physical Description: 32 pages : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 16 cm
Subject: Elmer (Fictitious character from McKee) Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.
Uniform Title: Elmer and Papa Red

Author note

DAVID McKEE's first book was published in 1964. His books are now published in many languages throughout the world, and many of them have been adapted for television. He is one of the leading contemporary children's book creators.


   • "A seasonal treat for fans of the patchwork elephant." --Fiona Noble, The Bookseller 

   • "One of David McKee's warmest stories --sure to be a hit amongst both old and new fans of the patchwork coloured elephant." --Carousel Magazine