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Each Peach Pear Plum - the classic picture book by Janet and Allan Ahlberg.
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 many award-winning children's picture books. The Baby's Catalogue was inspired by their daughter, Jessica. The Ahlbergs' books are nursery bookshelf standards and have been the recipient of worldwide acclaim and awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal.
Look out for these other classics by Allan Ahlberg:
Burglar Bill; Cops and Robbers; The Baby's Catalogue; The One and Only Two Heads; Son of a Gun; The Little Worm Book; Two Wheels Two Heads; Funny Bones; A Pair of Sinners; Happy Families; Peepo!; The Ha Ha Bonk Book; Help Your Child to Read; Ten in a Bed; Please mrs Butler; Daisy Chains; Yum Yum; Playmates; Foldaways; Woof; The Cinderella Show; The Jolly Postman; The Jolly Christmas Postman; The Jolly Pocket Postman; The Clothes Horse and Other Stories; The Mighty Slide; Starting School; Heard it in the Playground; The Bear Nobody Wanted; It was a Dark and Stormy Night; The Giant Baby; Baby Sleeps; Blue Buggy; Doll and Teddy; See the Rabbit; Please Mrs Butler; The Better Brown Stories; The Boyhood of Burglar Bill
%%%Each Peach Pear Plum - the classic picture book by Janet and Allan Ahlberg.

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 many award-winning children's picture books. The Baby's Catalogue was inspired by their daughter, Jessica. The Ahlbergs' books are nursery bookshelf standards and have been the recipient of worldwide acclaim and awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal.



Look out for these other classics by Allan Ahlberg:


Burglar Bill; Cops and Robbers; The Baby's Catalogue; The One and Only Two Heads; Son of a Gun; The Little Worm Book; Two Wheels Two Heads; Funny Bones; A Pair of Sinners; Happy Families; Peepo!; The Ha Ha Bonk Book; Help Your Child to Read; Ten in a Bed; Pl

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780140509199

    August 1, 1989

    Picture Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $14.99

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Peepo!
The Jolly Postman Or Other People's Letters
The Pet Shop: A Funnybones Story
Master Bun The Bakers' Boy
Miss Brick The Builders' Baby
Funnybones
Mr Creep The Crook
Mrs Vole The Vet
Miss Dirt The Dustman's Daughter
Mrs Wobble The Waitress
Mr Biff The Boxer
The Jolly Pocket Postman
Master Track's Train
Alison Hubble
Mrs Lather's Laundry
Mr Tick The Teacher
Miss Dirt the Dustman's Daughter: Happy Families
Mr Creep the Crook: Happy Families
Baby's Big Box Of Little Books
Master Track's Train: Happy Families
Mrs Vole the Vet: Happy Families
The Bucket
Miss Jump The Jockey