The Baby's Catalogue (Board)

Author(s): Janet & Allan Ahlberg

Children - Pre-School | Gift

A board book version of the Ahlbergs' bestselling picture book. 

Mums and Dads, breakfasts and bedtimes, pets and toys and prams and swings - and lots and lots of other fascinating things! 

This charmingly illustrated, funny book presents a vast array of baby paraphernalia that should be instantly recognizable and absorbing to a young child.


Product Information

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 Bath. Janet Ahlberg, along with Allan Ahlberg, created some of the world's most popular picture books, including EACH PEACH PEAR PLUM and THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS POSTMAN, both winners of Greenaway Medals, and THE BABY'S CATALOGUE, inspired by their daughter Jessica. Janet died in 1994.

General Fields

  • : 9780141343365
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Puffin
  • : February 2012
  • : 183mm X 197mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : August 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 34
  • : chiefly col. Illustrations
  • : Janet & Allan Ahlberg
  • : Boardbook
  • : 1
  • : Janet Ahlberg
  • : en
  • : 823.914
  • : Children's - Kindergarten, Age 5-6