Book of the Month – March



Happy 30th birthday, Please Mrs Butler! This witty collection of school poems by Allan Ahlberg, re-jacketed for its 30th anniversary and for a whole new generation of school children to fall in love with, is full of typical classroom events that will be recognized and enjoyed by everyone. From never-ending projects, reading tests, quarreling, making-up, excuses and ‘Please, Sir, it isn’t fair.’ Fritz Wegner’s line drawings beautifully complement the hilarious and poignant verses. Please Mrs Butler was voted the most important twentieth-century children’s poetry book in a Books for Keeps poll.

Penguin Books Ltd

This book is very popular! it is enjoyed by both staff and pupils alike. This book can be found in the poetry section of the library.


7 thoughts on “Book of the Month – March

  1. When I read this book I found it amazing! Once I read it I found it so nice I wanted to keep on reading it . I think if you read it then I know you would love it.


  2. Please Mrs Butler is an comedy book which has a series of humorous poems in my opinion. I think Please Mrs Butler is now in my top ten favourite books. So the next time you go to the library you will regret not getting the amazing please Mrs Butler.


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