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Alf Proysen

  • 4 stars across 17 books
    Alf Proysen was born in 1914 in Norway, where he became an important figure in literature, music, television and radio. He is best remembered in the English-speaking world for his stories of Mrs Pepperpot (known as the "teaspoon lady" in his native land). The first book was released in 1956 to immediate success, and his stories have been loved by children ever since and have been translated into many different languages. He died in 1970 at the age of 56.
    3rd January 2013

    Mrs Pepperpot Learns to Swim

    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of troub... More

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    7th March 2013

    Mrs Pepperpot and the Treasure

    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of troub... More

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    15th July 2000

    Mrs Pepperpot Stories

    A fantastic collection of much-loved, classic stories for all the family! Mrs Pepperpot can't choose when she will shrin... More

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    27th October 2011

    Mrs Pepperpot's Christmas

    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she does, she finds herself in all sorts of troubl... More

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    27th May 2010

    The Adventures of Mrs Pepperpot

    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of troub... More

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    7th March 2013

    Mrs Pepperpot at the Bazaar

    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of troub... More

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    3rd January 2013

    Mrs Pepperpot Minds the Baby

    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of troub... More

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    1st December 2011

    Little Old Mrs Pepperpot

    Whoever heard of an old woman becoming queen of the crows? Or riding through the snow on the back of a cat? Or tricking ... More

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    7th January 1988

    Mrs Pepperpot's Outing

    A day out in the countryside is never an ordinary outing if Mrs Pepperpot's involved. First, she has to be rescued from ... More

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    3rd February 2011

    The Amazing Mrs Pepperpot

    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of troub... More

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    • Mrs Pepperpot Learns to Swim

      Mrs Pepperpot Learns to Swim

      This is a really sweet story for bedtime.  My son loved the pictures in it especially the pictures of the frog and tadpoles.  This book is suitable fo...

    • Mrs Pepperpot and the Treasure

      Mrs Pepperpot and the Treasure

      by Sparky

      This is a lovely old fashioned tale about Mrs Pepperpot who shrinks down to the size of a pepperpot. Her cat is trying to tell her something which she...

    • Mrs Pepperpot's Christmas

      Mrs Pepperpot's Christmas

      by Janine

      I don't know if I bought this book for myself as a trip down memory lane; but it was a hit with my little girl as well, she really enjoyed it.  The st...