Alfie Wins A Prize by Shirley Hughes

Alfie Wins A Prize

Written by Shirley Hughes
Illustrated by
Part of the Alfie Series


Alfie Wins A Prize by Shirley Hughes

Alfie's painting 'Motorbike Man' has been entered in the children's painting competition at the Harvest Fair. His friends have done paintings too, but when the winners are announced, not everyone is happy with their prize...Join Alfie on an exciting day at the fair as he comes up with a brilliant solution!


Inspiring, lovingly drawn * The Sunday Times * [Alfie] seems drawn from life, as ever * The Children's Bookseller * The story has comedy and pathos . . . The illustrations are enchanting - cosy, warm and also very familiar * The School Librarian * For many children this is a very familiar world * Carousel * For toddlers just begining to discover the fascination of everyday life, Shirley Hughes's classic Alfie series is a must * Irish Sunday Independent *

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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32 pages


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

Publication date

3rd September 2009



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