Alfie and His Secret Friend facts for kids
|Original title||Alfons och hemlige Mållgan|
|Cover artist||Gunilla Bergström|
|Publisher||Rabén & Sjögren|
Published in English
|Preceded by||Raska på, Alfons Åberg (1975)|
|Followed by||Who'll Save Alfie Atkins? (1976)|
Alfie and His Secret Friend (Swedish: Alfons och hemlige Mållgan) is a 1976 children's book by Gunilla Bergström. Translated by Robert Swindells, it was published in English in 1979. As an episode of the animated television series it originally aired over SVT on 1 January 1980.
Alfons is bored, and plays with his secret friend Mållgan. They play with a toy train, and suddenly Alfons' father's tobacco pipe, which they have used for the locomotive, is gone. Alfons' father is upset when they lay the table, while eating and hurry to Kindergarten. Mållgan is always there. When they're gone Mållgan gets a present, because he will move. It includes new batteries for Alfons' flashlight. Using the flashlight, they finally find the tobacco pipe.
In the real word
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