The Resource All about Alfie, Shirley Hughes

All about Alfie, Shirley Hughes

Label
All about Alfie
Title
All about Alfie
Statement of responsibility
Shirley Hughes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alfie and his best friend Bernard have a day out full of surprises when they go to meet a very great person indeed. What's more there are secret dens to explore, snowy skies, birthday fun and a very unexpected visitor on a special night-time trip.
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Biographical or historical data
Shirley was born in West Kirby, near Liverpool, and studied fashion and dress design at Liverpool Art School, before continuing her studies at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art in Oxford. She then embarked on a career as a freelance illustrator in London, where she still lives today. Shirley began to write and draw her own picture books when her children were young, and they include 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.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
from 0 to 5
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Alfie
Series volume
11
Summary expansion
Alfie celebrates his 30th birthday in 2011 and "All About Alfie" is the perfect gift for the occasion! Alfie and his best friend Bernard have a day out full of surprises when they go to meet a very great person indeed. What's more there are secret dens to explore, snowy skies, birthday fun and a very unexpected visitor on a special night-time trip! Join our little hero and his friends and family in a celebration of all things Alfie..
Target audience
preschool
All about Alfie, Shirley Hughes
Label
All about Alfie, Shirley Hughes
Publication
Note
Hardback
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780370331942
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780370331942
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Note
Kotui multi-version record.
Other physical details
coloured illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) MH_86688

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