Janet Ahlberg

Illustrator

About Janet Ahlberg

Janet Ahlberg, along with Allan Ahlberg, created some of the world's most popular picture books, including EACH PEACH PEAR PLUM and THE JOLLY CHRISTMAS POSTMAN, both winners of Greenaway Medals, and THE BABY'S CATALOGUE, inspired by their daughter Jessica. Janet died in 1994.

Recent activity

2 months ago

On this day 1840, the world's first adhesive postage stamp, the "Penny Black", was used. You'll love The Jolly Postman or Other People's Letters by Allan Ahlberg. Published by Puffin.
Penny Black

2 months ago

On this day 1840, the world's first adhesive postage stamp, the "Penny Black", was used. You'll love The Jolly Pocket Postman by Allan Ahlberg and Janet Ahlberg. Published by Puffin.
Penny Black

3 months ago

A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, The Jolly Postman or Other People's Letters by Allan Ahlberg from Puffin.
International Children's Book Day

3 months ago

A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Bye Bye Baby by Allan Ahlberg from Puffin.
International Children's Book Day

3 months ago

A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Funnybones by Allan Ahlberg from Puffin.
International Children's Book Day

3 months ago

A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, The Baby's Catalogue by Allan Ahlberg from Puffin.
International Children's Book Day

3 months ago

A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Funnybones book with mix-and-match puzzle by Allan Ahlberg from Puffin.
International Children's Book Day

3 months ago

Get in the spirit of April Fools with this brilliant joke book. The Ha Ha Bonk Book by Janet Ahlberg, published by Puffin.
Aprils Fools Day