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The Big Alfie Out of Doors Storybook

Shirley Hughes, Shirley Hughes (Illustrator)


List Price: 15.95*
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A collection of stories and poems starring Alfie as he discovers the wonder of life in the great outdoors with various family members, including his sister Annie Rose, Grandma, and Dad.

Praise For The Big Alfie Out of Doors Storybook

"As always, Hughes's understanding of childhood's concerns is deep, mellow, and beautifully extended in her exquisite art."  —Kirkus Reviews

"Each page is graced with at least one full-color illustration depicting the impish Alfie and his somewhat scruffy but always warm and caring family . . . You'll want to order more than one copy of this; it's a treasure."  —School Library Journal

Red Fox, 9780099258919, 64pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2007

About the Author

Shirley Hughes has written more than 200 books, creating enduring characters like Alfie and Dogger, who have thrilled children and adults alike with their tales of growing up and everyday discovery. Her many awards include the Kate Greenaway Medal and the prestigious Eleanor Farjeon Award for her services to children's literature.