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.
(Paperback) - 2009
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SynopsisZebra is proud and Zebra is haughty. One day he gets the hiccups, but he is afraid to try the remedies suggested by his friends in case he looks silly. But when the hiccups get much worse, he realises he may have to take their advice, or he may lose his stripes for ever!
'An excellent first solo reader.' INDEPENDENT
- Published: 2009
- ISBN: 9781842709238
- Age Range: 0+ years