There are many books which allow me to take a beautifully nostalgic trip back to my childhood, the words on their pages creating the idyllic scenes that once were. Now I couldn't necessarily choose a favourite book from the time, but the Jolly Postman series certainly comes close to that title! ... Read review
"...trip back to my childhood, the words on their pages creating the idyllic scenes that once were. Now I couldn't necessarily choose a favourite book from the time, but the Jolly Postman series certainly comes close to that title! In an attempt to own all of the books I loved as a child, I recently bought 'The Jolly Christmas Postman'.
=== The Jolly Postman Series ===
Allan Ahlberg and his wife Janet have written some incredible books over the years, ..."
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"The Jolly Christmas Postman is a story written by Janet and Allan Ahlberg. This is the seasonal version of the well-known children's book 'The Jolly Postman', which has a similar format.
The story takes place on Christmas Eve when the Jolly Postman is out delivering christmas cards to some well-known characters. The story is told in rhyme, which I think children will love as they will try to join in. Each letter takes up a page and consists of ..."
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"...is aimed at children between the ages of two and five.
This book is really Christmas with lots of exciting things to ammuse children : little things such as 'opening envelopes' and puzzles.. It is very colourful and a 'busy' book which will keep kids entertained for a while. There are some really pretty illustrations in this book. There's also rhymes in this book , which kids will love.
I would definitely recommend this book. It would make a ..."
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Manufacturer's product description
It's Christmas Eve and the Jolly Postman is delivering greetings to various fairy-tale characters - there's a card for baby bear a get well jigsaw for hospitalized Humpty Dumpty and four more surprise envelopes containing letters and cards.