LoveReading4Schools

Becoming a member of the LoveReading4Schools community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unconditional book love and reading recommendations for your students and children.

You can create your own school's page, develop tailored reading lists to share with peers and parents...all helping encourage reading for pleasure in your children.

Find out more

Elmer's Doodle Book

Written by David McKee

Illustrated by David McKee

Early Years Activity and Puzzle books

LoveReading View on Elmer's Doodle Book

As bright and colourful as the books about him, this Elmer activity book is full of fun drawing and colouring activities, all starring our favourite patchwork elephant and his friends. In day-glo primary colours there’s a lovely sunny feel to it and quite a few jokes have sneaked their way in too, guaranteeing smiles all round. Just the thing to pass the long summer days.

Andrea Reece

LoveReading4Kids Kids Zone

We've got some great stuff related to this book in our KidsZone.
Head over there and check it out now.

Elmer's Doodle Book Synopsis

The wonderful world of Elmer is brought to life for you to doodle, colour and create!

Unleash your creativity as you learn to draw an elephant, help Elmer's Birds dress up for the parade, invent a new jungle fruit and more... With a different colour on each page, join Elmer and his friends to draw, doodle and colour-in Elmer's rainbow world.

Elmer's Doodle Book Press Reviews

Praise for Elmer;

Unquestionably the life and soul of the party. I loved this book from the first time I read it. - Exepose

Its message of celebrating diversity and uniqueness is just as topical today as it was when celebrated author David McKee first created Elmer. - Junior Magazine

This board book edition is everything you would hope for... perfect. - The Bookbag

Every child should get to know Elmer the patchwork elephant.' - Riveting Reads SLA 3-6

 'A deserved favourite with the 2-5s' Sunday Times

Book Information

ISBN: 9781783446360
Publication date: 6th June 2019
Author: David McKee
Illustrator: David McKee
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 48 pages
Year Groups: Early Years
Topics: Puzzles / Activities

About David McKee

David McKee was born in Devon and studied at Plymouth Art College. In the early part of his career, McKee regularly drew and sold humorous drawings to magazines and newspapers such as The Times Educational Supplement, Punch and the Reader’s Digest. David McKee has written and illustrated over 50 picture books for Andersen Press and has penned a number of children’s classics including King Rollo, Mr Benn, Not Now Bernard and Elmer the Patchwork Elephant. David loves to paint and now lives in the South of France but regularly visits the UK.  One of the ...

More About David McKee

More Books By David McKee

Cover for My First Elmer Christmas Shaped Board Book by David McKee
Cover for Elmer and the Bedtime Story by David McKee
Cover for Mr Benn 123456789 by David McKee
View All Books By David McKee

Share this book

LoveReading
LoveReading4Kids
LoveReading4Schools