Born - 5th June 1938, Croydon, England
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 Sussex.
Allan Ahlberg's work in leaf through a good book
Some of Allan's other books:
Happy Families Series
Jolly Postman Series