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Mrs. Pepperpot's Outing

Mrs Pepperpot’s Outing by Alf Prøysen

ISBN: 0140306048
This edition: 1973 (first Puffin edition)
First translated into English by Hutchinson, 1971.
Illustrations and cover by Björn Berg… 18 more words

A Young Puffin

Little Pieces, More

I turned back to the old prints again and jollied by the first re-encounter, I disassembled and untangled the lines and scratchings and symbols at ease. 170 more words

Creative Writing

Mrs Pepperpot & cup

Mrs. Pepperpot and teacup
For my granddaughters third birthday, I decided to give her the Mrs Pepperpot stories, and make a doll to go with the books. 25 more words

Indoor Installations

Most remembered books from my childhood

With the launch of the children’s Summer Reading Challenge throughout English and Welsh libraries last weekend I thought I’d blog about my most remembered, not necessarily my favourite, but most remembered books from my childhood. 662 more words


That Woman with the Bottom and the Two Mad Dogs!

I have come to the conclusion I live in a village where if anyone sees the odd bottom sticking out of a hedge they inevitably know it to be mine. 751 more words

Literary Mothers

“Don’t have a kid until you have a book published,” she says. “Your life changes, you stop caring so much. Get a book out before, when you still think art is the most important thing.”

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Stray Thoughts