Alfie, or Alfons Åberg as he's known in Sweden, doesn’t want to go to bed. He’s four years old and stubborn. Daddy soon plays along. But Alfie won't sleep, and it isn't long before he succeeds in tiring poor Daddy. Alfie begs, “Daddy, Please read me a story!”
Disclaimer: Your child will beg to read this book. We can’t promise you that you won’t have the same fate as Daddy, but we can promise you’ll have a splendid night reading with your little one.
Age range; 3-6 years
Alfie Atkins is a fictional character and the main character in a series of children's books written by the Swedish author Gunilla Bergström. Alfie Atkins is a small, pretty ordinary guy, who lives with his father in Sweden. In the books Alfie experiences many ordinary everyday events that all kids can easily recognize. In his longing to grow up and be a big boy he often competes with his daddy who has to manage these events in the best way.