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Shirley Hughes dies at 94

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Shirley Hughes 

She was an English author and Illustrator she has root many books in her career she lived in London since 2007 she had won the 1977 and the 2003 Kate Greenaway medal for the British children's book illustrations she was born in the year 1927 on 16th July Herbert place was West Derby which is located in the United Kingdom married with John Vulliamy but they get separated in 2007 and her children are Ed Vulliamy and Clara Vulliamy.

She was best known for her creativity and the Alfie book series as well as for Dogger with his children's picture book.

Reason for her death 

The children's author died at the age of 94 her family also confirm for her death she died at her home after a short illness on Friday in London this information has been passed by her family to the PA news agency. She illustrated more than 200 children's books in her career and sold more than 10 million copies.

She was the owner of the store chain. She also studied drawings and designing costumes at Liverpool school of Art, At Oxford's Ruskin School of Art, she studied Fine arts. Her widely read Series Alfie was first published in 1977, it revolves around a young boy and his little sister. 

A story collection of Shirley Hughes 


The Big Alfie and Annie Rose Storybook

The big Alfie doors storybook 

Out and About: A First Book Of Poems 

Alfie Gets in First 

Alfie and Grandma


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