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  • Published: 3 May 2012
  • ISBN: 9781849399456
  • Imprint: Andersen Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 32

Elmer and Butterfly



One good turn deserves another in this vibrant Elmer story about teamwork and friendship!

One day, as Elmer is strolling through the jungle, he hears a cry for help. A butterfly has been trapped in a hole by a fallen branch. Elmer rushes to the rescue and frees her with ease. In return she promises to help Elmer should he ever need it. But just how can a butterfly ever help an elephant?

  • Published: 3 May 2012
  • ISBN: 9781849399456
  • Imprint: Andersen Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 32

About the author

David McKee

David is the creator of several well-known characters including King Rollo and Mr Benn. His most famous creation is Elmer the Patchwork Elephant which is now published in more than 50 languages and has its own successful global merchandise programme.
David McKee was born in Devon and went to Plymouth Art College, where he had a traditional training. On leaving college he drew regularly for, among others, Punch, Reader’s Digest, and The Times Educational Supplement. His drawings were influenced especially by Saul Steinberg and Andre Francois. David lives in Arles, France.

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Praise for Elmer and Butterfly

As always McKee’s vibrant, softly surreal artwork — he’s a master of color and patterning — pulls readers headlong into the pages.

New York Times Online

Yet another charming Elmer story to add to our collection

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