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Miss Dirt the Dustman's Daughter

Written by Allan Ahlberg

Illustrated by Tony Ross

Part of the Happy Families Series

Miss Dirt the Dustman's Daughter Synopsis

Daisy Dirt's dad is a dustman on the dole, but her mum has remarried a Duke and is a filthy rich Duchess. Poor Daisy doesn't know whether she's coming or going, whether she's rich or poor - until everything changes . . . Based on the classic 'Happy Families' card game, this highly entertaining series is ideal for reading and sharing at home or at school. It is guided by the Education Adviser, Brian Thompson, and written by the award-winning author, Allan Ahlberg. 'The best thing to happen to beginner readers since Dr Seuss' Children's Rights Workshop.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780723297680
Publication date: 4th June 2015
Author: Allan Ahlberg
Illustrator: Tony Ross
Publisher: Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 24 pages

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 POSTMAN - both winners of the Kate Greenaway Medal. He has also written prize-winning poetry and fiction and lives in Sussex. Tony Ross was born in Wandsworth, but moved during the war to Cheshire. He ended up at the Liverpool Regional College of Art after despairing of working with his first love - horses. He went ...

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