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Elmer In The Snow David McKee

Elmer In The Snow

David McKee

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Elmer, the colorful patchwork elephant, reveals a sense of humor as he shows a herd of gray elephants that cold and warm are relative terms. When the others complain that they feel cold on a colder than usual day in the jungle, Elmer leads them on aMoreElmer, the colorful patchwork elephant, reveals a sense of humor as he shows a herd of gray elephants that cold and warm are relative terms. When the others complain that they feel cold on a colder than usual day in the jungle, Elmer leads them on a journey up to snow-covered mountains where they cavort in the snow and ice. Hone again, they are now better able to appreciate their warm jungle home. This gentle story is sure to please children....Delightful.—School Library Journal.Author Biography:David McKee grew up in Devon, England. Later, while a student at Plymouth Art College, he began selling his cartoon drawings to newspapers. Since 1964 he has published a number of successful books for children, including the King Rollo stories, which he helped animate for British television. His first book for Lothrop was Snow Woman, of which Publishers Weekly said, It is McKees superb humor—conveyed almost solely in the illustrations...that wins the day. Of his second Lothrop book, Whos a Clever Baby, Publishers Weekly had this to say: Grandmas alliterative frenzies are fascinating and readers will find Babys manipulative stubbornness vastly amusing.Mr. McKee enjoys traveling and doing books that leave things unsaid. He