Alfie Gives a Hand

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Random House Children's Books, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Alfie is delighted to be invited to Bernard's birthday party, although he feels a bit nervous about going on his own. But Alfie has such a great time, that he finds he doesn't even need his special blanket—and he makes a new friend too!

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User Review  - FrounfelterShelbie - LibraryThing

Alfie learns how to be more independent and learns how to deal with separation from his mom and his blanket so he can have fun with his friends and comfort someone who needs him at a birthday party. Read full review

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User Review  - Kcarline143 - LibraryThing

A very cute book about Alfie going to a birthday party alone. He decides to bring his comfort blanket and refuses to put it down to play with bubbles or eat. His birthday friend decides to scare his ... Read full review

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About the author (1997)

Shirley Hughes has written more than 200 books, creating enduring characters like Alfie and Dogger, who have thrilled children and adults alike with their tales of growing up and everyday discovery. Her many awards include the Kate Greenaway Medal and the prestigious Eleanor Farjeon Award for her services to children's literature.

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