Alfie Gives a Hand (Paperback)

By Shirley Hughes, Shirley Hughes (Illustrator)

Red Fox, 9781862307858, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009



Alfie is excited when he is invited to Bernard's birthday party, though he feels a bit nervous about going on his own. But Alfie has such a great time that he finds he doesn't even need his special blanket--and he makes a new friend too.

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.