Elmer the patchwork elephant has lost his ventriloquist cousin, Wilbur, in the jungle! He searches high and low, and is about to give up and go home for tea when Wilbur stops him - he's been hiding up a tree all along, but now he's stuck! At last, it's Elmer's turn to play a joke - would he really leave poor, hungry Wilbur stuck up the tree?
Elmer the patchwork elephant has lost his ventriloquist cousin in the jungle! Elmer can hear Wilbur, but he can't see him. He searches high and low, but he can't find the cheeky black-and-white elephant anywhere. He's just about to give up and go home for tea when Wilbur stops him - he's been hiding up a tree all along, but now he's stuck! At last it's Elmer's turn to play a joke - would he really leave poor, hungry Wilbur stuck up the tree? Of course not! Soon, Wilbur is safely back on the ground, just in time for tea!
David McKee's first book was published in 1964. His books are now published in many languages throughout the world, and several of them have been adapted for television. He is one of the leading contemporary children's book creators. David McKee was born and brought up in South Devon, where he went from grammar school to Plymouth Art College. Whilst still at college he started selling one-off cartoons to newspapers and on graduation, he began to contribute to such publications as Punch, Times Education Supplement and the Reader's Digest. His first book, Two Can Toucan was published in 1964 and since then he has written and illustrated numerous children's books. His books include the popular best-selling Elmer series, Not Now Bernard and King Rollo. David also illustrates for a number of other writers including Michael Bond's Paddington Bear.
Elmer And Wilbur by David McKee
Used - Very Good
Random House Children's Publishers UK
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The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.