Book List:85 titles
  • A reissue of one of four King Rollo texts which are based on the four seasons. This story features King Rollo questioning why trees take off their coats in winter. With concern he asks the magician to stick them back on....


  • It's time for the yearly Ceremony of the Crown, where the King proves his right to rule. But something strange is going on: the King's crown keeps going missing! Can Melric get to the bottom of this royal riddle before the King and his crown are put ...


  • The fourth story featuring the loveable wizard Melric and his friends When a dragon is spotted, the whole kingdom fears a fiery attack is imminent! The king organizes his army into hunting teams. But Melric knows that not all dragons are fierce—in ...


  • Can Melric find out what's happened to the castle's missing pets his third, enthralling tale? The king’s beloved pet troon has vanished, along with all the other unusual pets in the palace, so he commands Melric to find the pets and fast! Melric jo...


  • Will good triumph over evil, in this latest offering from the creator of "Not Now, Bernard, Elmer" and "Mr. Benn"? "More power," demands the king. But Melric the magician things that the king has quite enough power already. A sinister visitor called...


  • King Rollo and the New Shoes: King Rollo has smart new shoes, but they have laces and he doesn't know how to tie them. He asks the Magician to tie them for him, but his friend has a better idea. King Rollo and the Bread: King Rollo and the Magician m...



  • Belinda Brown's whole family thinks her obsession with eating bananas has to be a phase, except for Grandma Brown: she worries, and worry is hard to keep down. She asks Belinda to give up her favorite fruit before she gets a banana-shaped body—but...


  • First published forty years ago, Big Top Benn, by author and illustrator David McKee, became a cult classic. Its combination of intense watercolors and detailed pen-and-ink drawings make it a beautiful book to read and to treasure. Mr. Benn is an or...






  • Charlotte’s piggy bank is magical and promises Charlotte that if she saves enough money she will get a wish. Charlotte finds all kinds of ways to earn money for her wish, including vacuuming for her mum, and washing Mr. Grant’s car. But at the en...


  • Nominated for the 2011 Kate Greenaway Medal, a brand new picture book from beloved children's author David McKee about being content with one's lifeDenver is rich—very, very rich, and everyone in the village loves him for his kindness and generosit...


  • Elmer the elephant is bright-colored patchwork all over. No wonder the other elephants laugh at him If he were ordinary elephant color, the others might stop laughing. That would make Elmer feel better, wouldn't it? The surprising conclusion of David...


  • Elmer the elephant is bright-colored patchwork allover, and everyone loves his patches. But right now, Elmer is bored. Only a good joke will save the day, and Elmer has one up his trunk that's sure to please his many fans. David McKee's comical stor...


  • Elmer and Wilbur visit their Aunt Zelda. She may be getting old and deaf, but she is fun and has lots of interesting things to show the two young elephants. A warm and funny Elmer adventure extolling the virtues of cross-generational relationships....


  • 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. Bu...


  • This omnibus is a collection of 4 stories of David McKee's appealing Elmer the patchwork Elephant character. Stories are delightful, full of exciting adventures, and children ADORE the bright colors. Includes: Elmer and Wilbur, Elmer and the Wind, E...



  • Elmer, the patchwork elephant, has been a favorite of children around the world since the first book debuted in 1989. Join Elmer and his friend Rose in a new story about what it really means to be unique. Grandpa Eldo asks Elmer and his cousin Wilbur...


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    The twelfth picture book to star the much loved multi-coloured elephantElmer and Snake conspire together to trick the other elephants into thinking Elmer is unwell. Elmer covers himself in pale berry juice to help the joke. It works, and the other el...



  • Elmer, the patchwork elephant, has been a favorite of children around the world for decades. When Elmer realizes that the birds are being frightened by the big bully bird, he comes up with an ingenious solution which will rid them of the nasty bully ...



  • Rain or no rain, Elmer is going for a walk. After being cooped up in a cave with his herd, he longs for a bit of fresh air and some peace and quiet. But he's going to have to wait?when Elmer goes outside, he discovers the rain has caused a flood. Can...


  • Elmer, the patchwork elephant, has been a favorite of children around the world since the first book debuted in 1989. In Elmer and the Hippos, the elephants are not happy. The hippos' river has dried up, and they have moved into the elephants' rive...


  • Elmer Solves the Problem!Elmer is faced with a very unusual problem, especially for an elephant: how to teach a kangaroo to jump! All over the world, children eagerly await each new adventure of their favorite patchwork elephant, and this is his sill...


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    One night, Elmer hears the sound of crying. It is Baby Elephant, who can’t sleep because he has lost his teddy. Elmer offers to lend Baby Elephant his teddy for the night and to search for the lost teddy the next day. But Baby Elephant’s stays mi...



  • The young elephants want to prove who is the fastest, so Elmer and Wilbur organise a race. Each decorated a different colour, the racers set off around the course and discover things about themselves – Blue may be first and Orange second, but White...







  • A new adventure story featuring the patchwork elephant Elmer. Is there a difference between a bounce and a jump? Kangaroo thinks there is, until Elmer helps him discover that the one will do just as well as the other....


  • Meeting his little pink elephant friend, Rose, and hearing her hum a catchy tune she cannot get out of her head, patchwork elephant Elmer discovers that the song has become stuck in his head as well. By the creator of Elmer's Special Day....



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    With his cousin Wilbur’s help, Elmer pretends to be blown away on the windiest day. They make fools of the other elephants, but when the laughter dies down Elmer reassures them that a heavy elephant is safe in the worst of gales. When he tries to p...


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    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 hom...




  • Elmer has another of his good ideas in this large format classic Elmer story. The hunters are coming and all the elephants are worried. Elmer, the patchwork elephant, comes up with a plan to outwit the hunters but things don’t turn out quite as pla...


  • Young Elmer fans will love this exuberant, ingenious pop-up book Flaps and tabs reveal Elmer playing with his friends in a brightly colored animal kingdom where leopards change their spots, crocodiles play hide and seek, and Elmer splashes himself wi...



  • A modern classic, Elmer the colourful patchwork elephant has been a nursery favourite since his creation in 1989 and has sold over 4 million copies around the world. Elmer is not your normal grey elephant–his colourful exuberance cannot be containe...


  •      The pink elephant herd, along with Elmer's friend Rose, are celebrating Old's one-hundredth birthday. But the celebrations take an unexpected turn when Old becomes stranded on a dangerous cliff top. Rose rushes to Elmer -- maybe he knows a ...


  • Every page of this colorful keepsake invites you to record the special moments in baby's first two years. A book to treasure forever, it is beautifully bound with luxurious padded covers. Elmer's Baby Record Book is the perfect way to record all the ...


  • The elephants decide it's their turn to play a trick on Elmer: all of the animals must pretend to forget his birthday tomorrow! But when the day comes the trick doesn't quite go according to plan. The elephants should have listened to Elmer's friends...



  • Elmer, every child's favorite patchwork elephant, introduces toddlers to colors.Elmer the elephant is bright-colored patchwork all over. Who could be a gentler and friendlier teacher than Elmer? This is a simple and sweet way for the youngest readers...














  • It's almost Elmer Day again for the elephants, and they have begun their preparations already. But in all the excitement they are making an awful lot of noise, and upsetting the other animals. So Elmer changes the rules, and invites every single anim...


  • Celebrate Elmer's 25th Anniversary with this padded gift collection of five favourite Elmer stories!      A vibrant collection of five favourite stories starring the world famous patchwork elephant, including:ElmerElmer and RoseElmer and Grandpa...


  • As Elmer strolls through the jungle, appreciating the beautiful smell of the flowers or watching the butterflies dance, his friends rush past, far too busy to stop and enjoy it with him. Can Elmer find anyone to share the moment with?...



  • Mr Benn is an ordinary man who visits a fancy-dress shop where he tries on an outfit and enters a world of magical adventures!Mr Benn puts on a spacesuit and jets off to different amazing planets - one with jewels, one with no colour and one brightly...


  • David McKee's gentle humor and love of irony are used to delightful effect in this celebration of individuality and friendship. Juggling four red apples seems like such a clever thing to do. But Ringo Rabbit discovers that all his friends can do it! ...




  • Being content with one's lot is the theme of this wonderfully quirky picture book from the creator of ElmerMr. and Mrs. Quest lived in a little house on the very top of a hill. People from all around came to visit and the view would have been perfec...


  • Determined to equal the talents of his animal friends, the ever-popular patchwork elephant stars in a dynamic pop-up book containing five full-color, interactive spreads and twenty-two pop-up pictures, pull-tabs, and lift-the-flaps....


  • Bold, colorful illustrations and a wicked sense of humor combine to make this book a certain hit Isobel's classmates think it is hilarious when Isobel's tummy rumbles in class. Everyone is always giving her advice about it, but nothing seems to work....


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  • A magical masterpiece about the overuse of magic, and the satisfaction of doing things for oneselfWhen Melric, the king's magician, mysteriously loses his magic, he sets out on a quest to return it. But with the kingdom under attack, will Melric get ...


  • Mr Benn is an ordinary man who visits a fancy-dress shop where he tries on an outfit and enters a world of magical adventures!Mr Benn puts on a diving suit and plunges into the middle of an argument between two submarines. With the help of a mermaid,...



  • The classic picture book story by David McKee, now available as a collector's edition hardcover, in celebration of the 35th anniversary of its publication. Bernard's got a problem. He's found a monster in the back garden but his mum and dad are just ...


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    Prince Peter is dejected when his haughty, hard-hearted parents give him a teddy bear made of solid gold for his birthday, until he discovers that a cuddle can soften the hardest of objects, in a story about the power of love and the importance of ex...


  • A darkly comic tale from Elmer creator David McKeeWhen Veronica learned to play the violin, at first she was awful. It was terrible for the neighbors. But she practiced, and her skill became so astonishing that she could move people and animals to t...





  • The new yellow monster arrived on the island with an intriguing offer: "Let me have a tiny bit of land for myself and I will clear away your rocks, level your ground, and tidy up your jungle." The very lazy red and blue monsters may not like the stra...


  • Once elephants came in two colors: black or white. They loved all other creatures, but each set wanted to exterminate the elephants that were not the same as themselves. Peace-loving individuals ran and hid in the deepest jungle, and battle commence...


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  • Two monsters live on either side of a mountain. Sometimes they talk through the hole in the mountain, but they never see each other. One evening, they get into a silly argument about whether day is departing or night is arriving, which escalates into...


  • Jennifer’s mother is cross with her, and Jennifer doesn’t know why. But Henry says it has nothing to do with Jennifer—it’s Mrs. Green's fault! But who is Mrs. Green? It seems that Henry can supply the answer—but not before he's told Jennife...



  • Zebra is very proud and haughty. One day he gets the hiccups, but he is afraid to try the remedies suggested by his friends in case he looks silly. When the hiccups get much worse, he realizes he may have to take their advice, or he might lose his st...


  • Another Mr Benn adventure, from the beloved David McKeeMr Benn always visits a costume shop, chooses a costume, and goes through a special door. Then, as if by magic, he can travel to the era represented by the costume. This time he chooses a gladiat...