Book Title: Mrs Jolly's Joke Shop (Happy Families)

Details: Author: Ahlberg, Allan

Reading Age: 6 - 7

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN-13: 9780140323474

Number of pages: 24

Dimensions: 0.6 x 15.2 x 20.3 cm

Retail Price: €5.78

  • €4.99

Book Details

Book Description

'I say, I say, I say, have you heard the story of Mrs Jolly's Joke Shop? No? Well, here it is!' The Jolly family love jokes and they know how to keep laughing, even when life gets tricky.

Based on the classic 'Happy Families' card game, this highly entertaining series is ideal for reading and sharing at home or at school. It is guided by the Education Adviser, Brian Thompson, and written by the award-winning author, Allan Ahlberg.

'The best thing to happen to beginner readers since Dr Seuss' Children's Rights Workshop.

About the Author

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."