Each Peach Pear Plum

Each Peach Pear Plum

4.18 (18,584 ratings by Goodreads)
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Each Peach Pear Plum is a timeless picture book classic from the bestselling illustrator/author team Janet and Allan Ahlberg, creators of Peepo!. Each beautifully illustrated page encourages young children to interact with the picture to find the next fairy tale and nursery rhyme character.

In this book
With your little eye,
Take a look,
And play 'I spy'

Praise for Each Peach Pear Plum:

'Deceptively simple. Each Peach Pear Plum is a work of genius' Elaine Moss

'This familiar rhyme has been given the brilliant Ahlbreg treatment to which no young child can fail to respond. It's a book which will be read over and over again . . . just perfect!' Child Education

'A charming, pictorial fantasia...a warm, sunny, delectable picture book' Brian Alderson, The Times

Allan Ahlberg has published over 100 children's books and with his late wife Janet, created such award-winning children's picture books, including Peepo!, and the Kate Greenaway Medal winning The Jolly Postman.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 131 x 161 x 3mm | 40g
  • Puffin
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • Full colour throughout
  • 0141502525
  • 9780141502526
  • 12,146

About Allan Ahlberg

Janet and 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 and Allan, a former teacher, now lives in Bath.
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Rating details

18,584 ratings
4.18 out of 5 stars
5 50% (9,236)
4 28% (5,117)
3 16% (2,962)
2 4% (830)
1 2% (439)

Our customer reviews

Yes, I also bought multiples of these for the present drawer (6 I think) and they are tiny! the size should be stated, it is quite misleadingshow more
by Laura
I ordered two of these books for Christmas presents and they are tiny miniature versions!! Off to the store now to find the proper books... Be careful! There is no indication that you're buying a mini book.show more
by Ngaire
Me too. So disappointing! No indication anywhere of how small it is. And especially so as I bought the book for our local playcentre to read in a group.show more
by Emma Ostwind
I received this book and it was sooo small! No where on the description does it state its a miniature book and not standard size. I was quite dissappointed upon recieving.show more
by Julia Briskoski
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