Funnybones A Bone Rattling Collection

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780241358924
Release Date: 2018-09-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In this big, big book there is a dark, dark hill. And on that dark, dark hill there is a dark, dark town. And in that dark, dark town . . . some skeletons live! A bumper collection of three spooktacular stories!

Funnybones

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780241334683
Release Date: 2017-09-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A new edition of this beloved and bestselling Hallowe'en classic. Description This is how the story begins. On a dark dark hill there was a dark dark town. In the dark dark town there was a dark dark street . . . Janet and Allan's frightfully funny Hallowe'en classic tells the story of three skeletons - a big skeleton, a little skeleton and a dog skeleton - who venture out of their cellar one night to find someone to scare, only to find that everyone is in bed. Who will they scare now?!

Give the Dog a Bone

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Puffin Books
ISBN: 0140566864
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Children's stories

The dog skeleton is falling apart - bits of him are dropping off - bone by bone! Who will pick up the pieces and put him back together again?

Dem Bones

Author: Bob Barner
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452104096
Release Date: 2012-08-31
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Shoulder bone connected to da neck bone. Neck bone connected to da head bone. Dem Bones, Dem Bones, Dem Dry Bones Colorful torn paper collages bring to life this classic African American spiritual. The frolicking skeletons will captivate children and adults while they sing along with this well-known, catchy song. Accompanied by interesting, informative "bone facts" this book makes a wonderful addition to both home and classroom libraries and a fun treat for Halloween!

Funnybones The Pet Shop

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780241320198
Release Date: 2017-09-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In a dark dark street There is a dark dark house . . . In this FUNNYBONES story, the big skeleton and the little skeleton are fed up with the dog skeleton and decide to swap him at the pet shop. They start off with a goldfish but soon get tired of him and swap him for a parrot - but soon they get bored of him too . . . Eventually the pet shop owner gives them a box to take home with a surprise pet inside. What do you think it will be?

Mystery Tour

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0140566791
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Detective and mystery stories

Three skeletons take a mystery tour and uncover several mysteries by shining a light on some suspicious objects.

The Pet Shop

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Puffin Books
ISBN: 0140566821
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Bones

The big skeleton and the little skeleton get fed up with the dog skeleton and decide to swop him at the pet shop. They start off with a goldfish but soon get tired of him and swop him for a parrot until they get bored with him, and so it goes on. Eventually the pet shop owner gives them a box to take home with a surprise pet inside which of course turns out to be none other than their old friend the dog skeleton.

Dinosaur Dreams

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Puffin HC
ISBN: 0140566856
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Children's stories

Another entertaining story of the big skeleton, the little skeleton and the dog skeleton. The three skeletons are down in their dark cellar and they're dreaming. The big skeleton and the little skeleton both dream that they are being chased by dinosaur skeletons but fortunately the dog skeleton arrives to chase them off.

Mr Biff the Boxer

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141362281
Release Date: 2017-06-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mr Biff and Mr Bop are boxers and deadly rivals too. Mr Bop is fit and lean and Mr Biff . . . Well, Mr Biff likes a cream cake or two. Will he ever be able to toughen up in time for the annual charity match. Gulp!

Master Bun the Bakers Boy

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780241320266
Release Date: 2017-08-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Bertie Bun was born to be a baker. His mum is a baker. His dad is a baker. Even his grandparents were bakers. But Bertie has a big problem - he's bored of bread! He wants to be a butcher's boy, or a bus-driver's boy or even a balloonist's boy - and his wishes are going to land him in lots of trouble ... 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.

Funnybones

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Puffin Books
ISBN: 014133357X
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Children's stories

In this big, big book with its bright, bright colours there is a dark, dark house and in that dark, dark house in a dark, dark cellar live some skeletons!

Funnybones Dinosaur Dreams

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780241325568
Release Date: 2018-09-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Dinosaur Dreams is one of the titles in Allan Ahlberg's iconic children's picture book series about skeletons, Funnybones. Despite being set in a dark dark house, this brightly coloured book is perfect for early readers! The big skeleton and the little skeleton are being chased by dinosaurs . . . in their dreams! Luckily dogs can dream too - and save the day. 'There can be few families in the British Isles who do not possess at least one well-thumbed Ahlberg' - Independent on Sunday Allan Ahlberg has published over 100 children's books and with his late wife Janet, created such award-winning children's picture books, including Peepo!, Each Peach Pear Plum and the Kate Greenaway Medal winning The Jolly Postman. Other titles in the Funnybones series include Funnybones, Mystery Tour, The Ghost Train, The Pet Shop, Bumps in the Night, The Black Cat, Skeleton Crew, Give the Dog a Bone and A Brilliant Bone Rattling Collection, all of which are available from Puffin.

Bumps in the Night

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0434963674
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Accidents

The skeletons are having trouble no matter where they go in Bumps in the Night. There's only one thing to do: Send for Doctor Bones . By the author of Give the Dog a Bone.

Bone Collection Animals

Author: Rob Scott Colson
Publisher: Scholastic
ISBN: 9780545585316
Release Date: 2013-08-27
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

See what lies beneath an animal's skin! BONE COLLECTION: ANIMALS will feature a wide selection of animal skeletons and informative facts so kids can learn about the anatomy of their favorite animals. Featuring full-color photos and illustrations throughout, it will be just creepy enough to appeal to kids without being scary. From tiny animals like bats to large animals like lions, kids will discover what lies beneath their favorite animal's skin.

Kicking a Ball

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780723288275
Release Date: 2014-06-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

For anyone who can't see a ball without wanting to kick it, head it, shoot it, or boot it! 'Not eating an ice-cream Or riding a bike No - kicking a ball Is what I like.' 'What I like best, yes, most of all in my whole life is . . . kicking a ball. A wonderful rhyming story, with narration by Allan Ahlberg himself, Kicking A Ball will not disappoint. First written as a poem, the little boy in the story has been brought to life perfectly by artist Sebastien Braun. Every parent will be able to immediately relate to the simple joy felt by a boy simply kicking a ball, and how there is nothing else quite like it. The incomparable Allan Ahlberg takes us on a journey from childhood to fatherhood full of humour, warmth, friendship . . . and football.