Author(s): Allan Ahlberg
"Dinosaur Dreams" is one of the titles in Allan Ahlberg's iconic children's picture book series about skeletons, "Funnybones". Despite being set in a dark dark house, this brightly coloured book is perfect for early readers! The big skeleton and the little skeleton are being chased by dinosaurs ...in their dreams! Luckily dogs can dream too - and save the day. "There can be few families in the British Isles who do not possess at least one well-thumbed Ahlberg". ("Independent on Sunday"). Allan Ahlberg has published over 100 children's books and with his late wife Janet, created such award-winning children's picture books, including "Peepo!", "Each Peach Pear Plum" and the Kate Greenaway Medal winning "The Jolly Postman". Other titles in the "Funnybones" series include "Funnybones", "Mystery Tour", "The Ghost Train", "The Pet Shop", "Bumps in the Night", "The Black Cat", "Skeleton Crew", "Give the Dog a Bone" and "A Brilliant Bone Rattling Collection", all of which are available from Puffin.
Allan Ahlberg, a former teacher, postman, plumber's mate and grave digger, is in the super-league of children's writers. He has published over 100 children's books and, with his late wife Janet, created such award winning picture books as EACH PEACH PEAR PLUM and THE JOLLY POSTMAN - both winners of the Kate Greenaway Medal. He has also written prize-winning poetry and fiction and lives in Bath. Andre Amstutz studied art and design at Brighton School of Art and has worked in animation as well as advertising. He has illustrated several children's books including the Fast Fox, Slow Dog series, some of the Happy Families titles and Monkey Do (Walker).