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    • ISBN:9781408328842
    • Publication date:17 Dec 2012

Apple Pie ABC

By Alison Murray

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An utterly delicious introduction to the alphabet from the cutest little pup you're likely to find!

This traditional verse is retold with wit, filled with charm and illustrated with tremendous style by an exciting debut artist. Follow the funny exploits of the utterly lovable pup as he does his best to get his paws on the pie!

Apple Pie ABC is bound to be loved by young children and adults alike who will undoubtedly savour the story again and again.

Biographical Notes

Alison Murray grew up in Lanarkshire near Glasgow and studied Textile Design at Glasgow School of Art. After graduating she moved to London and worked in a variety of jobs including bookseller and rug designer before completing a MA in Design for Interactive Media at Middlesex University. She then co-founded, created and built a successful Interactive Media company and then sold it and moved back to Scotland. Alison has now found a new niche, writing and illustrating children`s picture books. She lives in Glasgow with her husband, little girl and dog.

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  • ISBN: 9781408308028
  • Publication date: 07 Jul 2011
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Orchard Books
Ideal for little ones learning the alphabet.. highly recommended. — Bookbag
The bold, retro artwork is colourful and attractive and the story is full of humour — The Best New Children's Books 2015
Retold with wit, filled with charm and illustrated with tremendous style. Bound to be loved by young children and adults alike. — Reading Zone
Parchment-coloured pages and linocut images in muted shades give this neatly designed book traditional warmth. — Sunday Times
Alison Murray's illustrations are utterly delightful. Sure to become a nursery classic. — Angels & Urchins
Lovely illustrations matched with a cunning use of the alphabet. — Financial Times
Rarely can the alphabet have been presented in a more child-friendly way. — Independent
Very enjoyable for both the reader and their recipient! — School Librarian
Delicious! — Books For Keeps
A visual treat. Two memorable characters of which children and parents alike will want to see a lot more. — INIS
A perfect introduction to the alphabet. — Book Fest Reading Guide
Utterly lovable. — Scotland On Sunday
Every page opening is joyously coloured. **** — Books For Keeps
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