By Allan Ahlberg,Charlotte Voake
Allan Ahlberg's 5 poetry books, written over a interval of twenty-five years – Please Mrs Butler, Heard it within the Playground, pleasant suits, The amazing Slide and The Mysteries of Zigomar – have extremely joyful generations of youngsters and bought many accolades and prizes.
Allan has sifted via them and selected a set to please and front a brand new new release of readers and their mom and dad. listed here are all of the trials and tribulations of early life, embracing university, quarrels, friendships, soccer and storytelling from a much-loved writer and poet.
Charlotte Voake's black-and-white illustrations enchance the appeal of this good-looking and definitive collection.
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