Each Peach Pear Plum

Suggested age 0 – 3


Author: Allan Ahlberg
Illustrator: Janet Ahlberg
ISBN: 9780670882786
Date Published: 27 May 1999

Each Peach Pear Plum – the classic picture book by Janet and Allan Ahlberg.

Each Peach Pear Plum is a timeless picture book classic from the bestselling illustrator/author team Janet and Allan Ahlberg, creators of Peepo!. Each beautifully illustrated page encourages young children to interact with the picture to find the next fairy tale and nursery rhyme character. This board book edition is perfect for little hands.

In this book
With your little eye,
Take a look,
And play ‘I spy’

Praise for Each Peach Pear Plum:

‘Deceptively simple. Each Peach Pear Plum is a work of genius’ Elaine Moss

‘This familiar rhyme has been given the brilliant Ahlbreg treatment to which no young child can fail to respond. It’s a book which will be read over and over again . . . just perfect!’ Child Education

Allan Ahlberg has published over 100 children’s books and with his late wife Janet, created many award-winning children’s picture books. The Baby’s Catalogue was inspired by their daughter, Jessica. The Ahlbergs’ books are nursery bookshelf standards and have been the recipient of worldwide acclaim and awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal.


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Dimensions19 × 1.5 × 19 cm



Age 0 – 3, Age 3 – 5


Board Book


“A charming, pictorial fantasia…a warm, sunny, delectable picture book.”
Brian Alderson, The Times
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