Elmer and the Rainbow

Can our patchwork hero help a rainbow in need? A delightful Elmer story that celebrates sharing and giving. When a huge storm hits, Elmer and the other elephants can’t wait to see the beautiful rainbow that will follow. But something dreadful has happened: the poor rainbow has lost its colours! So Elmer decides to give his own glorious colours to the rainbow. But does it mean he’ll lose them forever?

  • A lovely new story featuring this classic character
  • Explores the power of sharing and caring for others
  • As uplifting and beautifully bright as the first story
  • David McKee’s pictures are full of joy and humour

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

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