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Woman Who Won Things (B&W)

Written by Allan Ahlberg

Illustrated by Katharine McEwen

Woman Who Won Things (B&W) Synopsis

One lucky morning Mrs Gaskitt opens the post, and finds she's won a prize! Next she kisses the postman! Never mind, though - the postman is Mr Gaskitt doing his very latest job. Meanwhile Gus and Gloria get a new teacher, Mrs Plum, with silvery hair, a big smile and a huge suitcase, who's ever so helpful when things start to go missing in the classroom. And then Mrs Gaskitt finds she's won another prize!

Woman Who Won Things (B&W) Press Reviews

Ahlberg's direct and funny story-telling style makes reading as near-effortless as possible, and certainly shows that any effort is worth it. The Guardian; Ahlberg's deadpan humour coupled with McEwen's bright and breezy illustrations make this book as enjoyable for reading aloud as for early readers. The Financial Times

Book Information

ISBN: 9781844281305
Publication date: 7th March 2005
Author: Allan Ahlberg
Illustrator: Katharine McEwen
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 80 pages

About Allan Ahlberg

Allan Ahlberg is one of the most acclaimed and successful authors of children's books. He lives in Bath. Katharine McEwen studied Illustration at Kingston University. She is now the illustrator of many children's picture books with her instantly recognizable and appealing style.

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