Gunilla Bergstrom Good Night, Alfie Atkins

ISBN 13: 9789129661545

Good Night, Alfie Atkins

3.96 avg rating
( 237 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9789129661545: Good Night, Alfie Atkins

An irresistible father-and-son team!

Meet Alfie Atkins. Like all four-year-olds, sometimes he is stubborn. Tonight he doesn't want to go to bed. Lucky for him, Daddy is being especially nice -- taking care of all of Alfie's bedtime needs. But Alfie won't sleep, and it isn't long before he succeeds in tiring poor Daddy.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Gunilla Bergstrom's first children's book was published
in 1971 and has been followed by about thirty others, many of
them part of her acclaimed series featuring Alfie Atkins.

From School Library Journal:

PreSchool-Grade 2-Four-year-old Alfie Atkins does not want to go to sleep. His father assists him in a variety of bedtime rituals, but still the child asks for more. When he calls for his teddy, Daddy does not come, so Alfie goes looking for him and finds his exhausted parent asleep on the floor. He tucks him in and then goes to sleep himself. The book was originally published in 1972 in Sweden, and the stylized art features a palette that will cry out "1970s" to adults (scraps of fabric incorporated into the pictures add an interesting texture to the bold colors). The father smokes a pipe throughout. The old-fashioned aspects of the illustrations are likely to be lost on children. This timeless story features a father-son interaction without unnecessary fanfare, but has limited child appeal.-Genevieve Gallagher, Murray Elementary School, Charlottesville, VA
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Bergstrom, Gunilla
Published by R & S Books (2005)
ISBN 10: 9129661544 ISBN 13: 9789129661545
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description R & S Books, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P119129661544

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 61.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Bergstrom, Gunilla
Published by R & S Books
ISBN 10: 9129661544 ISBN 13: 9789129661545
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description R & S Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 9129661544 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0852169

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Gunilla Bergstrom
Published by R & S Books (2005)
ISBN 10: 9129661544 ISBN 13: 9789129661545
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description R & S Books, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M9129661544

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 69.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds