Alfie's Christmas

Seriously charming! Have a classic Christmas with a timeless picture book character. Alfie opens his advent calendar and makes cards and presents. He sings carols with Annie Rose, and decorates the Christmas tree. So pretty! Finally, he writes a special letter to Father Christmas. But what will Father Christmas bring on Christmas Day? It’s going to be super exciting!

  • An enchanting Christmas classic by Shirley Hughes
  • Shirley is a true legend of picture book illustration
  • She has twice won the coveted Kate Greenaway Medal
  • Alfie is her most famous and best-loved character

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    Shirley Hughes

    Shirley Hughes is the creator of classic childhood favourites like Dogger and the Alfie series. We think she’s a national treasure!


    Shirley Hughes has twice won the Kate Greenaway Award, for Dogger and Ella’s Big Chance, and was the first ever recipient of the Booktrust Lifetime Achievement Award.

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