Alfie & The Birthday Surprise by Shirley Hughes
  

Alfie & The Birthday Surprise

Written by Shirley Hughes
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Part of the Alfie Series

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Alfie & The Birthday Surprise by Shirley Hughes

Birthday parties always make people happy and Alfie's neighbour, Mr MacNally, really does need cheering up because his beloved cat, Smoky, has died. Alfie thinks a party might just help, and there's an extra special surprise in store for Bob MacNally...Join Alfie as he tries to keep a secret in this celebration of pets old and new.

Reviews

Shirley Hughes

-5s remain unrivalled * Financial Times * Text and artwork coalesce in a tender story * Parents Magazine * A directness and a simplicity which conjures an appealing little world that most young children are pleased to dip into . . . A firm favourite * West Sussex Gazette * Makes for excellent bedtime reading * Irish Examiner *

About the Author

Shirley Hughes

Winner of the Book Trust Lifetime Achievement Award 2015.

Shirley Hughes has won many prestigious awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal twice. She began to write and design her own picture books when she had a young family and has now published more than two hundred titles. Shirley's first novel, Hero on a Bicycle (9781406336115) was published by Walker in 2012, and her critically acclaimed adventure, Whistling in the Dark was published in 2015. She lives in West London.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Shirley Hughes
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Author's Website

www.alfiebooks.co.uk/allabo...

Publisher

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

Publication date

2nd July 2009

ISBN

9781862307872


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