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Stella Blackstone - Author

On good days, Stella Blackstone lives east of the sun and west of the moon. On less good days, she lives at the bottom of a well. She finds ideas in all of these places and turns them into songs, poems and rhymes. She has read and written poetry for as long as she can remember, and her favourite books include Louis Untermeyer’s A Child’s Treasury of Poetry, which was a constant companion throughout her childhood, Paolo Coelho’s The Alchemist, everything by T.S. Eliot, and William Buck’s translation of The Ramayana. She lives in southwest England, and enjoys walking and working in her garden as well as doing nothing whenever she has the chance.

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Walk With Me!
Stella Blackstone
Open the flaps to find out how different animals get about. Who can hop? A rabbit can hop. Who can glide? A snake can glide. Each spread shows a different country and the animals in it providing a perfect background...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Board Book | Released 01/03/2009
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Talk With Me!
Stella Blackstone
What does each animal say? Open the flaps to find out who quacks, who snaps, who growls and who squawks. Introducing different kinds of ‘talking' across the animal world. Also check out Walk With Me!
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Board Book | Released 01/03/2009
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Walking Through the Jungle
Stella Blackstone
Wonderfully vibrant and imaginative illustrations coupled with some really well thought out rhyming text will ensure every child wants to read and re read this delightful book time and time again. Ideal for that holiday where you don't allow...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: | Released 01/09/2006
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Counting Cockatoos
Stella Blackstone
Barefoot has found a real talent in illustrator Stephanie Bauer. Not only will Counting Cockatoos help toddlers to count, they will also be inspired by some vibrant animal illustrations from cuddly koalas to smiling leopards whilst searching every page for...
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Format: Hardback | Released 16/01/2006
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Storytime
Stella Blackstone
A perfect collection of stories for pre-school children to share and devour with parents from The Ugly Duckling and The Gingerbread Man to The Timid Hare and The Three Little Pigs to name just four. Wonderfully vibrant illustrations...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2005
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An Island in the Sun
Stella Blackstone
This book is full of the most incredibly beautiful illustrations and stunning text beautifully laid out on the page. It really is a work of art and every child will enjoy turning the pages time after time. Published by Barefoot Books...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/03/2003
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