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Alf Proysen

Alf Proysen was born on 23 July, 1914 and died on 23 November, 1970. He was a very popular cultural character in his native Norway and was renowned across the world for his bestselling Mrs Pepperpot books - stories about a lady who never knows when she'll shrink to the size of a teaspoon. Alf is a literary icon and popular singer-songwriter in Scandinavia.



Alf Proysen Books

  • MRX2 8 years +
    8 years +
    (5)
    • £3.99
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    Alf Proysen's Mrs Pepperpot is a resourceful character, but then this is important if you're liable to shrink to the size of a pepperpot at any moment! In Mrs Pepperpot Stories, readers will enjoy the gentle humour and ingenuity of our pint-sized heroine as she encounters a monstrous mousetrap, a crafty fox and a mountain of ice-cream! Readers from 5+ will be charmed by Mrs Pepperpot.

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  • ABAHG 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £7.69
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    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of trouble...Poor Mrs Pepperpot has shrunk again and she's set her heart on going to the bazaar. But with a clever disguise and a cunning plan, she's soon dancing rings around the ladies at the fair! Puss can't wait for Mrs Pepperpot to shrink so she can whisk her away on an adventure. It's a hair-raising journey, but brave Mrs P is soon rewarded with some very special treasure indeed.
  • ACWUA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.89
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    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she does, she finds herself in all sorts of trouble...In this lovely Christmassy adventure, Mrs Pepperpot is looking forward to the Christmas Market, and plans to buy lovely presents, but Mr Pepperpot isn't so keen. But when Mrs Pepperpot shrinks, and hides in his rucksack she is able to use her persuasive powers to convince him otherwise...
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    Mrs Pepperpot is as busy as always, and mindful that she is likely to shrink to the size of a Pepperpot at any time. She doesn't know when or where it might happen but she can be sure she'll have an incredible adventure. A compilation of twelve stories including: "Mrs. Pepperpot to the Rescue"; "Mrs. Pepperpot on the Warpath"; "The Nature Lesson"; "The Shoemaker's Doll"; "Mrs. Pepperpot is Taken for a Witch"; "The Little Mouse Who Was Very Clever"; "Mrs Pepperpot's Birthday"; "The Dancing Bees"; "How the King Learned to Eat Porridge"; "Mrs. Pepperpot Turns Fortune Teller"; "The Fairy-Tale Boy"; nad, "The Ski-Race".
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    Mrs Pepperpot never knows when she's going to shrink to the size of a kitchen pepperpot, and its usually at the most inconvenient moments! But being small can be a lot of fun too - Mrs Pepperpot will meet the little people in the Magic Wood, be taught to swim by a frog, and even sit on a mouse's back! A compilation of nine short stories including: "Mrs Pepperpot in the Magic Wood"; "Mrs Pepperpot and the Puppet Show"; "Midsummer Eve with the Ogres"; "Mrs Pepperpot and the Baby Crow"; "Mrs Pepperpot learns to Swim"; 'Mrs Pepperpot gives a party"; "Sir Mark the Valiant"; "Mrs Pepperpot turns Detective"; "Mrs Pepperpot and the Brooch Hunt".
  • AFSIA 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Mrs Pepperpot has a problem - a huge problem - she shrinks! And when she shrinks she finds herself in all sorts of trouble. When Mrs Pepperpot agrees to mind baby Roger from next door, she doesn't know that she's going to shrink. How can she look after him when she's only as tall as a pepperpot? Baby Roger thinks she's a doll and jiggles and joggles her and throws her high in the air. Will Mrs Pepperpot be able to keep the baby out of mischief until his mother comes to get him...?
  • AGDJG 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Mrs Pepperpot has promised to make gingerbread for the school bazaar but things get a bit tricky when she shrinks and is trapped under the mixing bowl! But that doesn't stop her from going, and the three stuck-up ladies who mocked her gingerbread get more than they bargained for!
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    A collection of fourteen short stories featuring the amazing Mrs Pepperpot. Mrs Pepperpot can't choose when she will shrink to the size of a pepperpot - it just happens. But whatever she does, whether it's swimming with a frog, rescuing a baby bird, or seeing off an unwelcome visitor, Mrs Pepperpot will always save the day.