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This is a new Puffin edition of Allan Ahlberg's best-selling Cops and Robbers classic picture book, with a brand new cover! The robbers of London town plan a desperate crime one Christmas Eve - to steal all the toys they can lay their hands on! Fortunately, the robbers meet their match in brave office Pugh who leaps into action and arrests the villains - all except Grandma Swagg who manages to get away. Allan Ahlberg, a former teacher, postman, plumber's mate and grave digger, is in the super-league of children's writers. He has also written prize-winning poetry and fiction and lives in Sussex.
Janet Ahlberg won two Kate Greenaway Medals for illustrating their books   and the winner Each Peach Pear Plum was named one of the top ten winning works for the 50th anniversary of the Medal — Allan Ahlberg was born 5 June in Croydon. He grew up with "no books and not much conversation". Janet Hall was born 21 October in Yorkshire  and brought up in Leicester. Also provides a place to paste photographs. Their joint work began when she asked him, a primary school teacher, to write a story. Probably their greatest success was The Jolly Postman , published by Heinemann in ; Allan Ahlberg told The Guardian in that it had sold over six million copies.
Cops and Robbers by Janet and Allan Ahlberg outstanding British contribution to this warped tradition is the Ahlbergs' Cops and Robbers.
A favourite sub-genre of Christmas tales for children is the festive robbery story.
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While he may be celebrating operational success on Christmas Day, the New Year is more than likely to see Officer Pugh confronting assault charges. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover.
Cops and Robbers (Picture Puffin) Paperback – International Edition, August 24, · Reading age 3 - 5 years · Print length 32 pages · Language English.
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