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Heard It in the Playground

Average rating
4.2 out of 5
Based on 137 Ratings and 51 Reviews

Book Description
This illustrated collection of amusing poems and songs celebrating primary school life won the Signal Poetry Award in 1990. Meet Billy McBone and the Mad Professor's Daughter, be amazed by the Longest Kiss Contest, shed a tear for the Boy Without a Name and - if you're a stressed teacher - sing the Mrs Butler Blues.
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages107
ISBN-100140328246
ISBN-13978-0140328240
Publication Date06/1999
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About Allan Ahlberg (Author) : During the 1960’s Allan Ahlberg studied teacher training in Sunderland. After working in different fields he became a primary school teacher and worked with children for ten years. During this perio... more
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About Fritz Wegner (Illustrator) : Fritz Wegner is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Fritz Wegner include Friendly Matches, The Little Cat Baby, Please Mrs. Butler (Puffin Moder... more
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