The Jolly Christmas Postman

Janet Ahlberg, Allan Ahlberg

No. of pages 52

Great for age
Not suitable for children under 3 years of age Celebrate the twentieth anniversary Allan Ahlberg's award-winning, seasonal children's picture book The Jolly Christmas Postman! Children can take each colourful gift out of its envelope and discover for themselves what well-known fairy-tale characters are sending to one another for Christmas! It's Christmas Eve and the Jolly Postman is delivering greetings to various fairy-tale characters - there's a card for Baby Bear, a game appropriately called 'Beware' for Red Riding Hood from Mr Wolf, a get-well jigsaw for hospitalised Humpty Dumpty and three more surprise envelopes. Allan Ahlberg has published over 100 children's books and with his late wife Janet, created many award-winning children's picture books, including It Was a Dark and Stormy Night, Funnybones, Each Peach Pear Plum and Peepo! The Jolly Christmas Postman is the seasonal sequel of, the Kate Greenaway Medal winning, The Jolly Postman which has sold over five million copies worldwide and remains one of the most innovative and interactive children's books available.


The Jolly Christmas Postman by Allan Ahlberg and Janet Ahlberg won the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1991. It currently has a 5 star rating on TheBookSeekers. There are currently no reviews for this book on this site. Click on the + buttons to include your own ratings!

The Jolly Christmas Postman was written by Allan Ahlberg and Janet Ahlberg. It was written for young readers to enjoy.

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