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Heard it in the Playground By Allan Ahlberg

Heard it in the Playground
by Allan Ahlberg

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An illustrated collection of amusing poems and songs celebrating primary school life.
5 in stock

Heard it in the Playground Summary


Heard it in the Playground by Allan Ahlberg

For schools everywhere - a poetry treat for all fans of PLEASE MRS BUTLER!

Meet Billy McBone and the Mad Professor's Daughter, be amazed by the Longest Kiss Contest, shed a tear for the Boy Without a Name and - if you're a stressed teacher - sing the Mrs Butler Blues. Allan Ahlberg's collection of poems and songs paint a funny and accurate portrait of primary school life, with highly appealing and atmospheric illustrations by Fritz Wegner.

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Heard it in the Playground Reviews


Every desk should hide a copy; every staff room own one * Observer *

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 CHRISTMAS POSTMAN - both winners of the Greenaway Medal. He has also written prize-winning poetry and fiction for older readers.

Additional information

GOR000404440
Heard it in the Playground by Allan Ahlberg
Allan Ahlberg
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1991-08-01
112
0140328246
9780140328240
Winner of Signal Poetry for Children Award 1990
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.