The Brown family really don't like the stories being written about them - so they go to the author to complain. The result is a very funny collection of short stories about a monstrous dog, some Mysterious Men, a forgotten baby, baffled police, and a bewildered town.
Allan Ahlberg is in the super-league of children's writers with sales exceeding seventeen million and library borrowings of thirteen million. In collaboration with his late wirfe, Janet, he has published many enduring titles, among them Each Peach Pear Plum, Peepo!, Burglar Bill and The Jolly Postman. In addition he has written novels, collections of stories, sets of easy-readers and joke books.