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Andre Amstutz

  • 4 stars across 29 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).
    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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    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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    31st January 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 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

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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

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    31st January 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

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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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    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

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    7th September 2017

    Funnybones: The Black Cat

    In a dark dark street There is a dark dark house . . . In this FUNNYBONES story, the skeletons go ... More

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    4th August 2003

    Miaow! A Lift the Cat-Flap Book

    Each time Clara hears a noise at the back door she thinks it's her cat, but discovers all sorts of visitors instead! A ... More

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    9th September 2011

    The Ghost Train

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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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    6th January 1997

    Just Us Three

    WE'RE THREE GOOD FRIENDS -- GOOD FRIENDS ARE WE, I AM ALICE, I AM JACK AND HE'S DAN - Follow three friends through a fun... More

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    7th September 2017

    Funnybones: The Pet Shop

    In a dark dark street There is a dark dark house . . . In this FUNNYBONES story, the big skeleton ... More

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    7th June 1999

    Monkey Do!

    A rhyming picture book that tells what happens when a clever little monkey obtains the key to his cage, escapes and runs... More

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    1st April 2005

    Shopping Expedition

    A wonderful flight of the imagination in which an ordinary trip to the shops becomes an intrepid adventure. Come shoppin... More

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    1st July 2009

    Baby In The Hat (An Early Romance)

    A sweeping, old-fashioned romance, in which a boy becomes a man...and the baby he saves, his bride!An epic journey begin... More

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    31st December 1993

    The Black Cat

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    1st September 2002

    Yelban-Who S A Clever Girl Then

    Yellow Bananas Teacher's Guide Based on the Yellow Bananas series, this resource for teachers helps reinforce and enhanc... More

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    14th September 1992

    Ghost Train

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    1st August 1993

    Skeleton Crew

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    13th June 1996

    Tom's Hats

    Tom's hat collection take him and his sister, Emma, sailing to Monster Island, to the moon for a quick snack, and it hel... More

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    1st June 1999

    Fast Fox Goes Crazy: Fast Fox, Slow Dog 4

    Fast Fox is counting chickens and at ten he goes crazy and runs to find a bigger sack. Meanwhile the chickens and Mother... More

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    25th March 1999

    The Hen House: Fast Fox, Slow Dog 3

    It is bedtime in the Hen House and Mother Hen, Slow Dog and the chickens are getting ready for bed, but a sinister chara... More

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    25th March 1999

    Slow Dog Falling

    Part of the FAST FOX SLOW DOG series, a picture book in which fast Fox ties up Slow Dog so that he can catch the chicken... More

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    1st March 2000

    Slow Dog's Nose

    The chickens are in danger again, for Fast Fox is having a barbecue. Mother Hen discovers that her chickens are missing,... More

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    1st September 1999

    Grandma Fox

    The chickens are in danger once more as Fast Fox fancies a chicken sandwich. He disgusises himself as a Grandma, a docto... More

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    25th March 1999

    Chicken, Chips and Peas

    The chickens are in danger again, for Fast Fox is having a barbecue. Mother Hen discovers that her chickens are missing,... More

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