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The Jolly Christmas Postman (The Jolly Postman)

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Discover the special 30th anniversary edition of this classic picture book - with festive foil on the cover! Innovative, funny and moving, his work encompasses storybooks, picture books, easy readers, joke books and novels as well as poems. By far the best book I've ever bought, I couldn't wait to read it, so as my little boy went for a nap I quickly had a read.

One of the loveliest things to do at Christmas is cuddle up and enjoy a good picture book together – and these classic stories have really stood the test of time. We take pride in offering a wide selection of used books, from classics to hidden gems, ensuring theres something for every literary palate. We are experiencing delays with deliveries to many countries, but in most cases local services have now resumed. Find out what's on Humpty-Dumpty's get-well jigsaw and who has sent Red Riding Hood a board game for Christmas.It's so much fun finding all the cards and gifts in the envelopes (also some of them are hilarious, but that might just be me.

It takes quite a while to read the book with a child, so much is left for you to discuss together, to comment on, to remember and love. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. I had this book growing up and bought it for my friend's daughter and these books are one of the best kept secrets.I bought already before The Jolly Postman or others people's letters and it was a nice book and such a good gift, so I bought this edition, and even better than the first, Highly recommend it for children or even for adults who like this type of detailed books. S. it was published by Viking Press in 1979 as Each Peach Pear Plum: an "I Spy" story; the national library catalogue summary explains, "Rhymed text and illustrations invite the reader to play 'I spy' with a variety of Mother Goose and other folklore characters.

Allan Ahlberg has published over 100 children’s books and with his late wife Janet, created many award-winning children’s picture books, including It Was a Dark and Stormy Night, Funnybones, Each Peach Pear Plum and Peepo!Classic characters like Burglar Bill and The Jolly Postman have become firm favourites with a generation of children who are now reading them to their own offspring. In this follow-up to the Ahlbergs' classic The Jolly Postman or Other People's Letters, we follow our happy postman on his Christmas rounds in a fairytale town. Janet Ahlberg, along with Allan Ahlberg, created some of the world's most popular picture books, including Each Peach Pear Plum and The Jolly Christmas Postman, both winners of Greenaway Medals, and The Baby's Catalogue, inspired by their daughter Jessica. Preschoolers will enjoy the rhyming text and familiar characters and older children can start to read the story and letters themselves.

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