The Jolly Postman
or Other People's Letters


written by Allan Ahlberg
illustrated by Janet Ahlberg

review coming soon -- working on this section right now (Jan 2016)


Reading Levels

Interest Level: Kindergarten- Gr. 2              DRA Level: 30
Grade Level Equivalent: 2.5                        Guided Reading: N


See Inside This Book

Below are sample pages from inside this book.  Here are the first few pages:

Then, the next page is an envelope with this PULL OUT letter:


This premise continues on with other fairy tale characters receiving mail delivered by the jolly postman. Some are letters, but other deliveries are ads! :)  For example, the next character to get a delivery from the postman is the wicked witch. Her pull out 'letter' is an advertisement/flyer for Hobgoblin Supplies Ltd.

To get a better idea of this FABULOUS and ADORABLE and CREATIVE book, you can see the whole thing read on YouTube! Just click on the image below:

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