Janet and Allan Ahlberg - WikipediaJanet and Allan Ahlberg have written more than books which have been read and loved by children all over the world. Are you curious as to where to start? Open each page and follow a little baby through their day while seeing through their eyes in this ingenious page turner. A series of peep holes lead readers from page to page and through to the next stage in the day, giving a delightful hint - and peep - of what is to come next. A poem on each page gives a clue as to what is hiding in the picture opposite, encouraging little ones to interact with the images; follow the fun rhymes together and try and find some of the many well-known nursery characters hidden throughout the book. Set sail with them in this beautiful picture book, with classic illustrations by Emma Chichester-Clarke.
Interview: Allan Ahlberg
No catches, no fine print just unconditional book loving for your children with their favourites saved to their own digital bookshelf. Kwame Alexander. Danielle Jawando. Allan Ahlberg was born in Croydon in , but grew up in Oldbury, near Birmingham. From the age of twelve, his dream was to be a writer. Before he fulfilled his ambition, he tried his hand at a variety of other jobs including postman, grave digger, plumber's mate and teacher.
Skip to main content Allan Ahlberg. Something went wrong. Please try your request again later. They worked together for 20 years until Janet died of cancer in Allan wrote the books and Janet illustrated them. Allan Ahlberg has also written dozens of books with other illustrators. Janet Ahlberg won two Kate Greenaway Medals for illustrating their books and the winner Each Peach Pear Plum was named one of the top ten winning works for the 50th anniversary of the Medal
Janet Ahlberg (21 October – 15 November ), née Janet Hall, and Allan Ahlberg Janet Ahlberg won two Kate Greenaway Medals for illustrating their books and the winner Each Peach Pear Plum was named one of the top ten .
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