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Ahlberg, Janet

Overview
Works: 276 works in 976 publications in 13 languages and 24,190 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Toy and movable books  Pictorial works  Children's audiobooks  Board books  Stories in rhyme  Christmas stories  Toy and movable books  Board books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer, Creator, Singer, Composer, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PZ8.3.A278, E
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Most widely held works about Janet Ahlberg
 
Most widely held works by Janet Ahlberg
Each peach pear plum : an "I spy" story by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

115 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymed text and illustrations invite the reader to play "I Spy" with a variety of Mother Goose and other folklore characters
The jolly postman, or, Other people's letters by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

72 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 11 languages and held by 2,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jolly Postman delivers letters to several famous fairy-tale characters such as the Big Bad Wolf, Cinderella, and the Three Bears. Twelve of the pages have been made into six envelopes and contain eight letters and cards. Each letter may be removed from its envelope page and read separately
Funnybones by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

57 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three skeletons--a grownup, a child, and a dog--take a walk at night through a dark town
The baby's catalogue by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babies, their families, and familiar objects and activities are depicted in whimsical drawings which present the daily routines of the lives of babies and their parents. Includes some vocabulary words
--Starting school by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the serious and fun activities of students just starting school
Peek-a-boo! by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief rhyming clues invite the reader to look through holes in the pages for a baby's view of the world from breakfast to bedtime
The jolly Christmas postman by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jolly Postman delivers Christmas cards, booklets, and a jigsaw to several famous fairy-tale characters such as the Big Bad Wolf, Cinderella, and the Three Bears. Each card may be removed from its envelope page and read separately
Peepo! by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

37 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic picture book with rhyming text and cut-out peep-hole illustrations. 3-6 yrs
The bear nobody wanted by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teddy bear with a rather inflated opinion of himself has a series of not-always-pleasant adventures before finding a real home
Cops and robbers by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of thieves plot to steal the children's toys before they are received on Christmas
Mr. Biff the boxer by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy and Betty Biff toughen up their dad for his big charity fight against the very fit Mr. Bop. Suggested level: junior
The clothes horse and other stories by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories in which the literal interpretation of everyday expressions brings such surprising results as a horse made out of clothes and a train that delivers the night
Mrs. Wobble the waitress by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and French and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Wobble is fired from her job for wobbling, the young Wobbles figure out a way to overcome her problem
See the rabbit by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and French and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The things and people babies and toddlers see daily
Baby sleeps by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations present the various activities that fill a baby's day
Doll and teddy by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and French and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the things that contribute to a baby's full day
The Cinderella show by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The students at Town End Primary School stage a successful production of "Cinderella."
The vanishment of Thomas Tull by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Thomas Tull is seven years old, he stops growing and begins shrinking and shrinking and shrinking
Each peach pear plum by Janet Ahlberg( Recording )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymed text and illustrations invite the reader to play "I Spy" with a variety of Mother Goose and other folklore characters
The ha ha bonk book by Janet Ahlberg( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short jokes: some original. Age 8 up
 
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Each peach pear plum : an "I spy" story
Alternative Names
Hall, Janet 1944-1994

Janet Ahlberg British children's book illustrator

Janet Ahlberg brittisk barnboksillustratör

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The jolly postman, or, Other people's lettersFunnybonesThe baby's catalogue--Starting schoolPeek-a-boo!The jolly Christmas postmanPeepo!The bear nobody wanted