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Please Mrs Butler by Allan Ahlberg read by Pam Ayres
May 12, 2015 Jason McCrossan
Monday Matters: Music, News, & Interviews

Please Mrs Butler by Allan Ahlberg read by Pam Ayres

May 12, 2015

Jason McCrossan

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 Christmas Postman - both winners of the Greenaway Medal. He has also written prize-winning poetry and fiction for older readers. The Telegraph described him as 'By far our best writer for the young.' On 106.9 SFM every Saturday morning at around 08:50pm - Jason McCrossan presents Tranquil Time - poetry on the radio.
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 Christmas Postman - both winners of the Greenaway Medal. He has also written prize-winning poetry and fiction for older readers. The Telegraph described him as 'By far our best writer for the young.' On 106.9 SFM every Saturday morning at around 08:50pm - Jason McCrossan presents Tranquil Time - poetry on the radio.
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