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Andre Amstutz

  • 5 stars across 27 books
    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. Andre Amstutz studied art and design at Brighton School of Art and worked in animation as well as advertising. He illustrated several children's books including the Fast Fox, Slow Dog series, some of the Happy Families titles and Monkey Do (Walker). Andre Amstutz studied art and design at Brighton School of Art and worked in animation as well as advertising. He illustrated several children's books including the Fast Fox, Slow Dog series, some of the Happy Families titles and Monkey Do (Walker).
    7th April 2005

    Funnybones: Dinosaur Dreams

    A big skeleton, a little skeleton and a dog skeleton are dreaming about dinosaurs... But what started as a lov... More

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    7th April 2005

    Funnybones: Bumps in the Night

    Bumps in the Night is one of the titles in Allan Ahlberg's iconic children's picture book series about skeletons, ... More

    (6 reviews)
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    4th June 2015

    Mr Creep the Crook

    Mr Creep the Crook is a bad man, and all his family are bad too - even Growler, his dog. But when he escapes from jail... More

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    7th August 2014

    Master Track's Train

    Here is an announcement! The train approaching platform two is full of stolen goods . . . Mr Track is the train driv... More

    (6 reviews)
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    2nd September 2004

    Funnybones: The Pet Shop

    The Pet Shop is one of the titles in Allan Ahlberg's iconic children's picture book series about skeletons, Funnybones. ... More

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    2nd September 2004

    The Black Cat

    The Black Cat is one of the titles in Allan Ahlberg's iconic children's picture book series about skeletons, Funnybones.... More

    (2 reviews)
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    7th June 2007

    Funnybones: The Ghost Train

    Big Skeleton, Little Skeleton and Dog Skeleton are taking a spooky ride on the ghost train... Where they encoun... More

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    7th October 2010

    Funnybones: A Bone Rattling Collection

    A collection of the perennially popular Funny Bones books by Allan Ahlberg Celebrate thirty years of Funnybones w... More

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    28th April 1988

    Mr Creep the Crook

    Mr Creep the Crook is a bad man, and all his family are bad too - even Growler his dog. But when he escapes from jail an... More

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    25th March 1999

    Chicken, Chips and Peas

    Chicken, Chips and Peas is an enchanting picture book by the iconic British husband and wife picture book team Jan... More

    (1 review)
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