Mrs Pepperpot's Christmas by Alf Proysen
  

Mrs Pepperpot's Christmas

Written by Alf Proysen
Illustrated by Hilda Offen
Part of the Mrs Pepperpot Picture Books Series

Synopsis

Mrs Pepperpot's Christmas by Alf Proysen

Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she does, she finds herself in all sorts of trouble... In this lovely Christmassy adventure Mrs Pepperpot is looking forward to the Christmas Market, and plans to buy lovely presents, but Mr Pepperpot isn't so keen. But when Mrs Pepperpot shrinks, and hides in his rucksack she is able to use her persuasive powers to convince him otherwise...

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The stories have that sense of magic which all the best children's stories have * Independent on Sunday *

About the Author

Alf Proysen was born in Norway in 1914. The Mrs Pepperpot books first appeared in the 1950s and were an immediate success. They have been loved by children ever since and have been translated into many different languages. Hilda Offen is a well-known picture book illustrator, who won the Smarties Prize in 1992 for Nice Work, Little Wolf. Since then she has illustrated many picture books, including Fred and Ted's Treasure Hunt. She lives in Brighton.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Alf Proysen
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Publisher

Red Fox Picture Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

1st October 2011

ISBN

9781849415279


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