Alfie Gets in First Paperback – June 16, 2009. Shirley Hughes has written more than 200 books, creating enduring characters like Alfie and Dogger, who have thrilled children and adults alike with their tales of growing up and everyday discovery.
Alfie Gets in First Paperback – June 16, 2009. by. Shirley Hughes (Author, Illustrator). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Her many awards include the Kate Greenaway Medal and the prestigious Eleanor Farjeon Award for her services to children's literature.
Alfie Gets in First book. Shirley Hughes is the illustrator of more than two hundred children’s books and has won many prestigious awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal twice. She is the author-illustrator of DON'T WANT TO GO! and OLLY AND ME 1 2 3. She lives in London. Books by Shirley Hughes. Mor. rivia About Alfie Gets in First.
Shirley began to write and draw her own picture books when her children were young. Her first book - Lucy and Tom's Day - was published in 1960, and she followed it with, among others, Dogger and the Alfie series. Shirley Hughes has won the Other Award, the Eleanor Farjeon Award, and the Kate Greenaway Medal for Illustration twice, for Dogger in 1977 and for Ella's Big Chance in 2003. In 2007 Dogger was voted the public's favourite Greenaway winner of all time. Shirley received an OBE in 1999 for services to Children's Literature, and a CBE in 2017.
It is also the first in the series.
I have read this book to all 3 of my daughters and they all love it. They are now 19, 15, and 4. I grew up in England and have lived in the US for the last 35 years and Shirley Hughes's books bring back the feeling of being in England so well. Little ones can listen for hours to her stories! Funny Funny Funny. It is also the first in the series. It's about a toddler named Alfie who keeps running ahead of his mother and baby sister as they return from their shopping. Alfie wants to get home first. Eventually, he gets into the flat first-only to shut the door and lock himself in.
Alfie Gets in First - Alfie (Paperback). Shirley Hughes (author). One of the defining British children’s author/illustrators since the war, Shirley Hughes is responsible for some of the most beloved picture books ever created, including Dogger and the Alfie series. Visit the Shirley Hughes author page Added to basket.
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Includes: Alfie Gets in First, Alfie's Feet, An Evening at Alfie's, Alfie Gives a Hand, Alfie and the Big Boys, Alfie Wins a Prize, All About Alfie, Alfie's Christmas, Alfie Outdoors and Alfie .
Includes: Alfie Gets in First, Alfie's Feet, An Evening at Alfie's, Alfie Gives a Hand, Alfie and the Big Boys, Alfie Wins a Prize, All About Alfie, Alfie's Christmas, Alfie Outdoors and Alfie and the Birthday Surprise.
by. Hughes, Shirley, 1927-. Locks and keys, Locks and keys. New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. org on June 23, 2010.
This book is a mini treasure trove including poetry and four short stories Alfie and Mum paddle in a cold stream and relax by the water (where they briefly discuss the story of Adam and Eve).
This book is a mini treasure trove including poetry and four short stories. Alfie and Mum paddle in a cold stream and relax by the water (where they briefly discuss the story of Adam and Eve).