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Alfie and Dad —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, artist.
Book
2017
4 available of 5 items

"Alfie's dad is always there for Alfie and Annie Rose. He's there to reassure Alfie during a restless night; he's there to find Alfie's favourite toy Flumbo when he gets left on the bus; and most of all he loves spending...

Alfie outdoors —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, illustrator.
Book
2015
4 available of 8 items

Alfie gets out and about in the garden with Dad, in this glorious book about growing, playing and sharing. Seeds are planted; the carrots are going to be a gift for a special friend of Alfie's. But there are suprises in ...

Digby O'Day up, up, and away —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author.
Book
2016
1 available of 3 items

Digby O'Day and his best friend, Percy, are headed to the air show to see gliders, helicopters, and hot-air balloons. Ariel, the new pet parrot of insufferable neighbor Lou Ella, sneaks out to tag along. But when the fri...

Out and about : a first book of poems —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author.
Book
2015
6 available of 7 items

In this joyous collections of poems, Katie and her baby brother, Olly, are ready for whatever the day offers -- sunshine, wind, rain, mist, or snow -- all the everyday wonders of being out and about.

Dogger : the much-loved story about finding your favourite toy —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, illustrator.
Book
2017
1 available of 4 items

Dave has a very special soft brown toy called Dogger. Dave is very fond of Dogger and takes him everywhere. Then one day Dogger goes missing - and Dave won't rest until he's found.

Bobbo goes to school —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
2012
8 available of 8 items

When Bobbo, a stuffed animal, is thrown on top of a school bus, he travels to school and enjoys adventures before making his way back to his owner Lily.

Olly and me 1, 2, 3 —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
2009
3 available of 4 items

Two shoes, new shoes —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
1986
2 available of 3 items

Rhyming text describes the endless fun one can have with shoes, hats, and other articles of clothing.

Digby O'Day and the great diamond robbery —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author.
Book
2015
5 available of 5 items

Digby and Percy, best friends forever, have decided to take a vacation by the sea. Little do they know they're about to drive right into another daring adventure! No sooner do they arrive at the Hotel Splendide when a ve...

Alfie and the birthday surprise —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
1997
7 available of 9 items

The death of Bob's cat prompts his friends and family to give him a surprise birthday party and a very special present.

Hero on a bicycle —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
2013
8 available of 10 items

"Florence, Italy, 1944: The city is under heavy Nazi occupation, but for thirteen-year-old Paolo, war is a long and boring wait. Too young to fight for the resistance, yet desperate for action and adventure, he sneaks ou...

Don't want to go! —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
2011
12 available of 13 items

Lily's mother is sick and her father must go to work, but she does not want to stay with a babysitter, even if it means playing with cute baby Sam, sweet little dog Ringo, and fun big brother Jack.

Alfie weather —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
2001
6 available of 7 items

Peter Pan and Wendy —Byron, May, 1861-1936, author.
Book
2015
3 available of 4 items

Second to the right, and straight on till morning! Meet Peter Pan, the boy who never grows up, Tinkerbell the mischievous fairy, the Lost Boys and the villainous Captain Hook. A swashbuckling children's adventure classic...

Lucy & Tom at school —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, artist.
Book
2016
0 available of 1 items

Lucy has her school things ready. She has a new grey skirt, a pair of brown shoes, a pencil case and a satchel. Tom wishes that he had a satchel too. Full of warmth and good humour, the happy simplicity of childhood is c...

Alfie and his very best friend —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, artist.
Book
2016
9 available of 10 items

Alfie and Bernard are very best friends and together they have lots of adventures. Join them as they go to the library, take part in scooter races and make a very special club with only two special members! A heart-warmi...

Abel's moon —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
1999
11 available of 11 items

In his absence, Abel's children relive his tales of earlier adventures, make a moon machine out of an old table, and dream of being joined with him through the all-seeing moon.

Alfie and the big boys —Hughes, Shirley, 1927-
Book
2007
2 available of 2 items

Nursery school students Alfie and his friend Bernard wish they could play with Ian Barger and the other boys at the big school next door, but Ian and his friends are always too busy to take any notice of little kids, unt...

Whistling in the dark —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author.
Book
2017
6 available of 6 items

Liverpool, 1940: Thirteen-year-old Joan's home is under constant threat from the Nazis' terrifying nightly air raids. Everyone is on edge, faced with strict food rationing, curfews, and blackouts. It's not an easy time t...

Alfie and mum —Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, artist.
Book
2016
1 available of 2 items

Meet Alfie's mum. She has reddish brown curly hair which often gets untidy, but Alfie likes it like that. Alfie and Mum love to tell stories together, to explore and have adventures over fields, across streams, and even ...

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