The Baby's Catalogue

The Baby's Catalogue

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Janet and Allan Ahlberg's classic, `The Baby's Catalogue` - as a sturdy board book! This board book edition of the bestselling picture book `The Baby's Catalogue` by the iconic British husband and wife picture book team Janet and Allan Ahlberg, creators of `Peepo!`, is filled with easily recognizable objects - perfect for your baby or toddler! Mums and Dads, breakfasts and bedtimes, pets and toys and prams and swings - and lots and lots of other fascinating things! Allan Ahlberg has published over 100 children's books and with his late wife Janet, created many award-winning children's picture books. `The Baby's Catalogue` was inspired by their daughter, Jessica. The Ahlbergs' books are nursery bookshelf standards and have been the recipient of worldwide acclaim and awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal. Look out for these other classics by Allan Ahlberg: `Burglar Bill`; `Cops and Robbers`; `Each Peach Pear Plum`; `The One and Only Two Heads`; `Son of a Gun`; `The Little Worm Book`; `Two Wheels Two Heads`; `Funny Bones`; `A Pair of Sinners`; `Happy Families`; `Peepo!`
; `The Ha Ha Bonk Book`; `Help Your Child to Read`; `Ten in a Bed`; `Please mrs Butler`; `Daisy Chains`; `Yum Yum`; `Playmates`; `Foldaways`; `Woof`; `The Cinderella Show`; `The Jolly Postman`; `The Jolly Christmas Postman`; `The Jolly Pocket Postman`; `The Clothes Horse and Other Stories`; `The Mighty Slide`; `Starting School`; `Heard it in the Playground`; `The Bear Nobody Wanted`; `It was a Dark and Stormy Night`; `The Giant Baby`; `Baby Sleeps`; `Blue Buggy`; `Doll and Teddy`; `See the Rabbit`; `Please Mrs Butler`; `The Better Brown Stories`; and `The Boyhood of Burglar Bill`.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Board book | 34 pages
  • 181 x 194 x 14mm | 338g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • Puffin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 30th UK ed.
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 0141343362
  • 9780141343365
  • 8,929

About Allan Ahlberg

Allan Ahlberg, a former teacher, postman, plumber's mate and grave digger, is in the super-league of children's writers. He has published over 100 children's books and, with his late wife Janet, created such award winning picture books as EACH PEACH PEAR PLUM and THE JOLLY POSTMAN - both winners of the Kate Greenaway Medal. He has also written prize-winning poetry and fiction and lives in Sussex. Janet Ahlberg, along with Allan Ahlberg, created some of the world's most popular picture books, including EACH PEACH PEAR PLUM and THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS POSTMAN, both winners of Greenaway Medals, and THE BABY'S CATALOGUE, inspired by their daughter Jessica. Janet died in 1994.
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2 7% (31)
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